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Dictionaries help purify the language and stop language change. Webster, Johnson, or both?
The Johnson Dictionary helped to purify language and stop language change. Webster Dictionaries included "Americanisms" which changed the meaning of words.
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The Johnson Dictionary helped to purify language and stop language change. Webster Dictionaries included "Americanisms" which changed the meaning of words.
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