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APHG CH 4 & 5 VOCAB
Wahowski Cy Lakes
|The knowledge of beliefs, language, traits, and customs shared by a group of people
|Type of culture that is practiced primarily by small homogeneous groups living in isolated rural areas
|A repetitive act that is particular individual performs
|Type of culture found in large heterogeneous societies that share certain habits despite differences in other personal characteristics
|A restriction on behavior imposed by social custom
|Standard form of British speech. Dialect of English language
|BRITISH RECEIVED PRONUNCIATION (BRP)
|Language that results from teh mixing of colonizer's language with the indigenous language of the people being dominated.
|CREOLE OR CREOLIZED LANGUAGE
|A regional variation of a language distinguished by distinctive vocabulary, spelling, and pronunciation.
|African-American perseved distint dialect of English and Bantu tribal languages
|Languages that are no longer spoken or read in daily activities by anyone in the world
|Type of written language that has characters that represent ideas or concepts
|Word usage boundary
|A language unrelated to any other and therefore nto attached to any language family
|System of communication through speech
|A collection of languages related through a common ancestor that existed several thousand years ago
|Collection of languages rated through a common ancestor that existed long before recorded history
|Collection of languages within a branch that share a common origin in the relatively recent past and display relatively few differences in grammar and vocabulary
|A language of international communication
|System of written communication
|Language used by the government for laws, reports, and public objects, such as road signs, money and stamps.
|Type of language that has a mixture of the lingua franca and another language
|Language that combines English and Spanish in the United States
|Dialect that is well-established and widely recognized as the ost acceptable for government, business, education and mass communication.
|Language of the masses in the Roman Empire. First introduced by soliders who traveled throughout the empire.