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2. When did William Caxton invent the printing press?

  • 1503
  • 1476
  • 1423
  • 1562

3. When did Samuel Johnson release his dictionary?

  • 1724
  • 1755
  • 1789
  • 1747

4. How do we adapt existing words?

  • archaism
  • morphology
  • compound
  • neologisms

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

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