Black English

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Black English

  1. (US) Synonym of African-American English, sometimes specifically African American Vernacular English.
    • 2021 November 16, John McWhorter, “‘Woke’ Went the Way of ‘P.C.’ and ‘Liberal’”, in The New York Times[1], ISSN 0362-4331:
      Perhaps Black English will yield a new neutral term for wokeness.
  2. (UK) Synonym of Multicultural London English
  3. (Canada) Synonym of Greater Toronto English

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