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Attributive and predicative position of an adjective

I have some difficulty understanding the position of adjectives. In English I have to put the adjective before the referred name (e.g., I'm an Italian man). In some languages (as Italian or Ancient ...
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Englishman and British man

Why is it Englishman, Frenchman, etc. (one word) but British man (two words)?