Leid chynge

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Leid chynge is variation over time in a leids's phonological, morphological, semanteec, syntacteec, an ither features. It is studied by historical lingueestics an evolutionary lingueestics. Some commentators use the label corruption to suggest that leid chynge is a degradation in tha quality o a leid, maistly whan tha chynge originates fae human error or prescreeptively discouraged usage.[1]> Modern lingueestics typically does not support this concept, since frae a scientific point of view such innovations can be saw as neither guid nawr ill.[2][3][4]

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  1. Lyons, John (1 June 1968). Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge University Press. p. 42. ISBN 978-0-521-09510-5. The traditional grammarian tended to assume [...] that it was his task, as a grammarian, to 'preserve' this form of language from 'corruption'. 
  2. Joan Bybee (2015). Language Change. Cambridge University Press. pp. 10–11. ISBN 9781107020160. 
  3. Lyle Campbell (2004). Historical Linguistics: An Introduction. MIT Press. pp. 3–4. ISBN 9780262532679. 
  4. John Lyons (1 June 1968). Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge University Press. pp. 42–44. ISBN 978-0-521-09510-5.