Answer each of the following questions briefly but concisely.
- Why is year 1066 taken as the beginning of the Middle English Period of English literature history?
- The Norman Conquest caused a parallel use of two languages in England. What languages were they? How many years did it take place? Why and when did it end?
- The tradition of drama began in the Middle English Period. Explain where and how drama began, and why they are called mystery or miracle plays.