American language


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Related to American language: American English, American slang, American English language
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Noun1.American language - the English language as used in the United StatesAmerican language - the English language as used in the United States
English, English language - an Indo-European language belonging to the West Germanic branch; the official language of Britain and the United States and most of the commonwealth countries
AAVE, African American English, African American Vernacular English, Black English, Black English Vernacular, Black Vernacular, Black Vernacular English, Ebonics - a nonstandard form of American English characteristically spoken by African Americans in the United States
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It is impossible to describe the effect produced by the last words of the honorable president-- the cries, the shouts, the succession of roars, hurrahs, and all the varied vociferations which the American language is capable of supplying.
At the whistle of the driver, amid the hurrahs, and all the admiring vociferations of the American language, the train left the platform of Baltimore.
And when I heard you fellows gassing away in the good old American language, I'm if it wasn't all I could do to keep from hugging you
He said that holding military responsible for circumstances of Balochistan is as par with speaking American language, as US wants to defame army of the country so that it can grab the nuclear arsenal of Pakistan.
The money has also changed the American language according to physicians who gathered at the annual conference of the American Urological Society (AUA) in San Antonio, TX recently.
She served as an English instructor at the University of Florence, Italy, the University of Central Arkansas, and the American Language Center at UCLA Extension.
Some 75 selections cover a variety of topics, including language as argument, how writing changes language, technology and language, multilingual USA, African American language, language and gender, communication in deaf communities, languages and national identities, and globalizing English.
Columbia and Cognitive Arts plan to build a program which will focus on courses traditionally offered by Columbia Continuing Education, including courses for Columbia's Computer Technology and Applications (CTA) Program and American Language Program (English as a second language).
On April 22, 2000, Denali, which, in its Native American language means "The Big One" -- launches its online network, http://www.
He has written and lectured extensively on Latin American language and culture, and is completing a book entitled "The Evolution of Chicano Literature.

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