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The Growth of Modern English I The First Grammars and Dictionaries A Early grammar books 1 The first books appeared shortly before the sixteenth century 2 These books were intended to teach foreigners English and to teach English pupils Latin a The first known book is William Bullokars Pamphlet for Grammar which was a great achievement for its time B Revised editions 1 By the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries many grammar books existed and thrilled English speakers C The dictionaries 1 The first dictionaries such as Robert Cawdreys A Table Alphabeticallof Hard Usuall English Wordes contained only hard words that would be difficult for a normal person to understand 2 These early dictionaries didnt even define the words but rather gave a familiar synonym 3 By the eighteenth century dictionaries began to include all word and began to give fuller definitions part of speech etymology and pronunciation 4 Today The English language has the best dictionaries on Earth II The Battle of Styles Ornate vs Plain A Puritans against Cavaliers 1 In the seventeenth century Puritans and Cavaliers began to square off thus trouble ensued 2 The Puritans finally gained power took control of Parliament executed the king
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