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'''Old English''' is an early form of the english [[language]] that was spoken in [[England]] around 1000 years ago. It is someties called [[anglo-saxon]]. Old english was spoken from around [[450]][[AD]] until some time after the [[Norman]] invasion of england (around [[1066]][[AD]]), when it becomes [[Middle English]]. Most Old English texts are now [[/Transliteration|transliterated]] rather than being produced in [[period]] typefaces.  
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'''Old English''' is an early form of the english [[language]] that was spoken in [[England]] around 1000 years ago. It is sometimes called [[anglo-saxon]]. The language spoken in England is considered Old English [[450]][[AD]] until some time after the [[Norman]] invasion of england (around [[1066]][[AD]]), when it becomes [[Middle English]]. Most Old English texts are now [[/Transliteration|transliterated]] rather than being produced in [[period]] typefaces.  
  
 
== Major differences from modern English ==
 
== Major differences from modern English ==

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