March 1, 2017

Homework Help: English

Posted by Matthew on Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 6:43pm.

Can you please check these sentences on history, please? Thank you, Writeacher.

1) In the 8th and the 9th centuries Scandinavian invaders, known as the Vikings, attacked the monasteries and villages near the water and robbed them.
2) King Alfred the Great of Wessex was the only Saxon to stand against the Vikings since he won back the occupied territories.
3) He also ordered the translation of various Latin works into Anglo-Saxon and encouraged the writing of a history of England, The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. 4) The Vikings continued to raid Britain until their King Canute also became King of England. He was succeeded by Edward the Confessor who devoted his life to religion.
5) In 1066 William, Duke of Normandy, defeated the last Anglo-Saxon King, Harold, at the battle of Hastings and was crowned King in Westminster Abbey. 6) The Normans introduced the French language and tradition. Feudalism was developed.

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