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|What does (BRP) stand for?
|British Received Pronunciation
|What is a Dialect?
|A regional variation of a language distinguish by vocabulary, spelling, and pronunciation
|What is Creolized language?
|A langeguage that results from mixing of colonizers languages with the indigenous language.
|What is Ebonics?
|A dialect that has been term as a conbination of ebony and phonics
|What is a Extinct Language?
|A language that is no longer spoken any more around the world
|What is Franglais?
|A term used by French for English words that have entered the French language
|What is Ideograms?
|Represents ideas or concepts that are not specific pronunciations
|Word-usage boundary that can b constructed for each word
|What is a Isolated language?
|A language unrelated to any other and therefore not attached to any language family
|A system of communication through speech and a collection of sounds that a group of people understand to have a same meaning
|What is a Language branch?
|A collection of languages related through a common ancestor that existed several thousand years ago
|What is a Language family?
|A collection of languages related through a common ancestor that existed long before recorded history
|Define a Language group
|a collection of languages within a branch that share a common origin
|What is Lingua Franca?
|Lingua franca is a common trade language such as english. Lingua Franca=trade
|What is a Liteary language?
|it is a linguage that cam be written as well as spoken
|What is a official language?
|It is the main language spoken by the government
|What is a pidgin language
|It is a simpler form of a language
|It is a mix of spanish and english
|what is Vulgar latin
|vulgar latin is a spoken form of latin not the literay form