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British recieved pronunciation(BRP) the dialect of english associated with upper-class britons living in the london area and now considered standard in the United Kingdom
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
dialect a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary, spelling, and pronunciation.
ebonics dialect spoken by some African-americans
extinct language a language that was once used by people in daily activities but is no longer used
franglias a term used by the french for english words that have enterd the french language, a combination of francais and anglais, the french wrote words for "French" and "English", respectively
isolated language
language branch
language family
language group
lingua franca
literary tradition
official language
pidgin language
standard language
vulgar latin
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