dialect

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dialect closest to standard language acrolect
dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis Aeolic , Eolic
dialect of Ancient Greek spoken by Arcadians Arcadic
extinct language of the Assyrians regarded as a dialect of Akkadian Assyrian
dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Attica and Athens Attic , Classical Greek
dialect of Kannada that is spoken by the Badaga Badaga
dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia Bahasa , Bahasa Indonesia , Indonesian
dialect farthest from standard language basilect
dialect of Sotho spoken by the Basotho; an official language of Lesotho Basuto , Sesotho
dialect of Chinese spoken in Beijing and adopted as the official language for all of China Beijing dialect , Mandarin , Mandarin Chinese , Mandarin dialect
dialect of Chinese spoken in Canton and neighboring provinces and in Hong Kong and elsewhere outside China Cantonese , Cantonese dialect , Yue , Yue dialect
nonstandard dialect of natives of the east end of London cockney
dialect study dialectology
dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in the Peloponnesus Doric
dialect of Middle English that replaced West Saxon as the literary language and which developed into Modern English East Midland
dialect of Tocharian East Tocharian , Kuchean , Kuchean dialect , Turfan , Turfan dialect , West Tocharian
misspellings used to represent dialect, nonstandard speech (e.g. luv) eye dialect
Rhaeto-Romance dialect spoken in northeastern Italy Friuli , Friulian
language spoken in Galicia in northwestern Spain; it is between Portuguese and Spanish but closer to Portuguese; sometimes considered a Portuguese or Spanish dialect Galician
nonstandard dialect of natives of Newcastle-upon-Tyne geordie
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