- Language change in general (notes)
- Old English:
- Middle English
- Discussion of "The Wife of Bath's Tale"
- Journal: Is the tale strictly feminist or anti-feminist? Why?
- Read "The Pardoner's Tale" and prologue
- Review Language Change Handouts
- Want more on Language change?
- A Place to Start: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/12/20/sunday-review/dialect-quiz-map.html?r=j0n048800j00010j00820000l04040040210208020200b0100&_r=3&
- More on the Great Vowel Shift: http://sites.fas.harvard.edu/~chaucer/vowels.html
- Finish essay updates prior to Friday