1. The name of a word that loses the strength of its original meaning?
- back formation
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2. When did William Caxton invent the printing press?
3. When did Samuel Johnson release his dictionary?
4. How do we adapt existing words?
5. How has capitalisation changed from Early Modern English to now?
- no longer used after every piece of punctuation
- no change at all
- no longer used for all nouns considered important
- no longer used for every single word