Contempory Language Change

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  • Created on: 27-05-13 16:20

New words coined by word formation processes such as Compouding, Blending, Clipping

Semantic chnage of words by amelioration (positive) pejoration (negative) and broedening and narrowing (leading to archaic or obsolete)

Word class can change via conversion

Technology such as e-mail and text messaging altered the distinction between spoken and…


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