The Evolution Of The English Alphabet

Evolution Of English Alphabet

Just think: had the Angles, the Saxons and the Jutes not invaded Britain in the fifth century, a little over two billion of us might be speaking something similar to Welsh or Gaelic. Where does the word “English” come from? Englisc, or the name of the Angles’ language.

Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox is the Managing Editor of All That Is Interesting. She holds a Master's Degree in International Relations, and works as a reporter/producer for DNAinfo, as well as a graduate researcher at The New School.
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