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Slang and Colloquial?

Postby carolgreen876 » Mon Sep 24, 2012 1:22 am

Are Slang and Colloquial have the same meaning. if not what r the differences and examples please
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Re: Slang and Colloquial?

Postby LCNadmin » Thu Mar 27, 2014 3:41 pm

Hi Carolgreen,

Colloquial language is ordinary spoken or written language that is informal but still considered part of the standard.

Slang is even less formal and uses words and expressions that are not considered part of the standard language. Usually slang is used by members of some limited group, such as teenagers, or members of certain ethnic groups or professions. Some slang is vulgar.
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Re: Slang and Colloquial?

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Re: Slang and Colloquial?

Postby Quqliofolo » Tue Feb 17, 2015 4:34 am

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