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England started its first settlements in North America as early as the 1570s. However, it is discovered that supporting colonies far away from London was extremely costly. History experts also suggest that the new settlers did not have sufficient skills to survive on the new land, which has slowed down the pace of colonizing America in the 15th century.
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