HEL-07 Study Questions for McCrum’s Story of English Prepared by Dr. David F. Maas

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Study questions and answers for Mc Crum, Cran, and MacNeil’s Story of English ,Chapter 07, Pioneers, Oh Pioneers
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  The Story of EnglishThe Story of English Chapter 07Chapter 07Dr. David F. MaasDr. David F. Maas  The Story of English Chapter 07The Story of English Chapter 07  1. Identify some early Americanisms which1. Identify some early Americanisms whichwere hated by British Victorians. 251:01were hated by British Victorians. 251:01   Antagonize Antagonize andand  placate placate were both hatedwere both hatedby British Victorians.by British Victorians.  The Story of English Chapter 07The Story of English Chapter 07  2. How did the British magazine2. How did the British magazine Pu  nch Pu  nch characterize American dialect as reflectedcharacterize American dialect as reflectedin the speech of the ambassador. 252:02in the speech of the ambassador. 252:02  I never so clearly appreciated the power of I never so clearly appreciated the power of the unhesitating orotundity of the Yankessthe unhesitating orotundity of the Yankessspeech, as in listeningspeech, as in listening--after an hour or after an hour or  two of humtwo of hum--ha of tongueha of tongue--tied British mentied British men-- to the long wash of our ambassador¶sto the long wash of our ambassador¶ssonority.¶sonority.¶  The Story of English Chapter 07The Story of English Chapter 07  3. Identify some words which Thomas3. Identify some words which ThomasJefferson coined.253:06Jefferson coined.253:06  BelittleBelittle  CentCent  Dollar Dollar 
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