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Figures from the history of English


Geoffrey Chaucer
William Caxton
William Shakespeare
Ben Jonson
Jonathan Swift
Samuel Johnson
Noah Webster
Sir William Jones
Rasmus Rask
Jakob Grimm
Henry Sweet
Paul Passy
George Bernard Shaw
Karl Luick
Otto Jespersen
Daniel Jones


  

Geoffrey Chaucer


William Caxton


  

William Shakespeare


Ben Jonson


Jonathan Swift


Samuel Johnson


Noah Webster


Sir William Jones


Rasmus Rask


Jakob Grimm


Henry Sweet


Paul Passy


George Bernard Shaw


Karl Luick


Otto Jespersen


Daniel Jones