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Is there any serious work being done on linguistic change in constructed languages (e.g. Esperanto, Interlingua, Lojban)?

I would imagine it might be difficult given the small population of native speakers, but I'm always interested in attempts to "perfect" language in any way.

{ asked by Dan Milway }

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Ben Bergen (now at UCSD) has done some research on changes in Esperanto among children who learn it as a first language.

{ answered by Carl Polley }
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