In the outcome success fell to the East Midland dialect, partly through the influence of London, which under the Norman kings replaced Winchester as the capital city and seat of the Court and Parliament, and partly through the influence of the two Universities, Oxford and Cambridge, which gradually grew up during the twelfth
and thirteenth centuries and attracted students from all parts of the country.
Nine days, therefore, will we mourn Hector in my house; on the tenth day we will bury him and there shall be a public feast in his honour; on the eleventh we will build a mound over his ashes, and on the twelfth
, if there be need, we will fight.
It is undoubtedly because, in the twelfth
century, monks were the only people one could eat; they were the fat, among many lean," said Gavrila Ardalionovitch.
It is about in the twelfth
degree of east longitude.
Yes, the twelfth
hour had not even struck, if I remember right," said the guard who had told him the story.
On the twelfth
of August the regular routine of the school was resumed.
An elevator transported them to the twelfth
floor in little more than as many seconds, and Mr.
None pay a greater regard to arbitrary divisions of time than those who are excluded from society; and Dorcas mentioned, as if the information were of importance, that it was now the twelfth
I left the twelfth
Golden-Haired Bar-maid not too late to stalk her husband and her under-study to their hotel, where they evidently proposed to dine.
So quickly was this order filled that on the twelfth
day after the arrival of the cablegram, the ships were on their way to Messina with the lumber.
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