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African American Vernacular English

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AAVE is a form of American English spoken primarily by African Americans. Although an AAVE speaker's dialect may exhibit regional variation, there are still many salient features. The speaker's ideolect could contain all or only a few of these features.

URL: http://bryan.myweb.uga.edu/AAVE/

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Added: Feb 04 2004
Last Modified: Jul 29 2007
Category: Language Articles: Linguistics: Ebonics

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