English is the language of Shakespeare and the language of Chaucer. It's spoken in dozens of countries around the world, from the United States to a tiny island named Tristan da Cunha. It reflects the influences of centuries of international exchange, including conquest and colonization, from the Vikings through the 21st century. Here are 25 maps that explain the English language. #English #language #map
Common Surnames. European origins. | You could guess the most common surnames in the United States. More than likely you have one or more ancestors with that surname, making it difficult to track the right relative. Use this map for any European origins.