Jean Kleinman How The Internet Is Changing Language

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A common factor in every new language is that there are many people who struggle with understanding the concept of a new language. According to the article, “technology has had a significant impact on language in the last 10 years.” (Kleinman, “How the Internet is Changing Language”) The speaker is signifying how much language has changed in as a recent as the last decade. The changes occur so often that not everyone can keep up with the new slang and words being developed. Verbs like “to google” are ones that have been invented within the last decade and the amount of words being added to the dictionary only continues to grow. However, there is also a struggle not only to learn new words, but to stop using old ones. Some words are used a lot
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