Why should we appreciate Chaucer?

We have a lot to be grateful to Geoffrey Chaucer for. If it wasn’t for his amazing works we might all still be reading in French and Latin. While I love French, I really do enjoy my home lang…

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4 thoughts on “Why should we appreciate Chaucer?

  1. Hello! Glad to find you and your blog here – thanks for finding me at Roughwighting! I love this information about Chaucer – even with a Master’s in English, I never understood his appeal until you explained it so well here. Yes, we have a lot to thank him for – exposing the world to literature in the English language, and bringing ‘real people’ into his stories. Fascinating. I look forward to learning more about your “Chocolate” people. 🙂

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