Dialect and Language


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Dialect noun – The special terms or expressions of a particular group or field.
Usage example: the promotional team for the new computer used a dialect full of acronyms that the press found difficult to follow

Language is a synonym for dialect in words topic. In some cases you can use "Language" instead a noun "Dialect", when it comes to topics like local speech. popular alternative
Nearby Words: dialectic, dialectics, dialectical, dialectal
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Language noun – The stock of words, pronunciation, and grammar used by a people as their basic means of communication.
Usage example: Great Britain, the United States, Australia, and other countries where English is the dominant language

Dialect is a synonym for language in tongue topic. You can use "Dialect" instead a noun "Language", if it concerns topics such as speech, words, system of words for communication. popular alternative
Synonyms for Language

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similar similar dialect similar language
natural natural dialect natural language
formal formal dialect formal language
standard standard dialect standard language
Other adjectives: original, dead, native, strong, actual, obscure, ancient, archaic, new, strange, different, spoken, local, modern, Dutch.

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  • For their part, they assume he's speaking some (probably Celtic) language/dialect they're unfamiliar with.
    Source: Altum Videtur
  • A variation of As Long as It Sounds Foreign, it can be quite jarring to those who are familiar with whatever language or dialect is supposed to be native to the speaker.
  • When Suikoden Tierkreis came out, one of the end game songs sounded like German (which makes sense given the name), but was unidentifiable to the point that there was debate of which Germanic language/dialect was being mutilated as it was incomprehensible to German speaking Europe.
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