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Non standard, usually regional. Ways of using language appropriate to informal or conversational speech and writing. (Y'all)
A nonstandard subgroup of a language with its own vocabulary and grammar features. Writers often use regional dialects or dialects that reveal a person's economic or social class.
Refers to language that denotes ideas, emotions,
conditions, or concepts that are intangible.
The implicit rather than explicit meaning of a word; consists
of the suggestions, associations, and emotional overtones attached to a word.
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