APHG Chapter 5

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  1. British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
    The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons living in the London area and now considered standard in the United Kingdom
  2. The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons living in the London area and now considered standard in the United Kingdom
    British Received Pronunciation (BRP) 
  3. Creole or creolized language
    A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's language with the indigenous language of the people being dominated
  4. A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's language with the indigenous language of the people being dominated
    Creole or creolized Language 
  5. Ebonics 
    Dialect spoken by some African Americans.
  6. Dialect spoken by some African Americans.
    Ebonics
  7. Extinct Language 
    A language that was once used by people in daily activities but is no longer used
  8. A language that was once used by people in daily activities but is no longer used
    Extinct Language
  9. Franglais
    A term used by the French for English words that have entered the French Language; a combination of francais and anglais, the French words for "French" and "English" respectively
  10. A term used by the French for English words that have entered the French Language; a combination of francais and anglais, the French words for "French" and "English" respectively
    Franglias
  11. Ideograms
    The system of writing used in China and other East Asian countries in which each symbol represents an idea or a concept rather than a specific sound, as is the case with letters in English
  12. The system of writing used in China and other East Asian countries in which each symbol represents an idea or a concept rather than a specific sound, as is the case with letters in English
    Ideograms
  13. Isogloss
    A boundary that separates regions in which different language usages predominate
  14. A boundary that separates regions in which different language usages predominate
    Isogloss
  15. Lingua Franca
    A language mutually understood and commonly used in trade by people who have different native languages.
  16. A language mutually understood and commonly used in trade by people who have different native languages.
    Lingua Franca
  17. Literary Tradition 
    A language that is written as well as spoken
  18. A language that is written as well as spoken
    Literary Tradition 
  19. Official Language 
    The language ADOPTED for use by the government for the conduct of business and publication of documents
  20. The language ADOPTED for use by the government for the conduct of business and publication of documents
    Official Language
  21. Spanglish
    Combination of Spanish and English, spoken by Hispanic Americans
  22. Combination of Spanish and English, spoken by Hispanic Americans
    Spanglish 
  23. Standard Language 
    The FORM of a language used for official government business, education, and mass communications
  24. The FORM of a language used for official government business, education, and mass communications
    Standard Language
  25. Vulgar Latin
    A form of Latin used in daily conversation by ancient Romans, as opposed to the standard dialect, which was used for official documents
  26. A form of Latin used in daily conversation by ancient Romans, as opposed to the standard dialect, which was used for official documents
    Vulgar Latin 

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