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2. What did Fairclough's theory of informalisation say?

  • People shouldn't use formal language anymore
  • A modern text is more likely to resemble conversation and have a personal register than an older text.
  • People in modern day are less formal

3. When did Caxton introduce the printing press in England?

  • 1756
  • 1476
  • 1900

4. When was the King James Bible written?

  • Over 400 years ago
  • Last year
  • 1066

5. What is the 'Long S, seen in older texts and usually pre-standardisation?

  • form of a lower case 's' written or printed to look more like an 'f'
  • A capital 'S'


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