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English Reference for hougen (ほうげん)

Kanji
Kana
ほうげん
hougen
Definitions
noun no-adjective linguistics dialect
Example sentences
They were speaking in a Southern dialect
It's hard to catch words in the Osakan dialect
The linguist is fluent in several Chinese dialects
This is a poem written in Scottish dialect
We must draw attention to the distribution of this form in those dialects
The linguist is quite familiar with the dialect
Tom always makes fun of John because of his dialect
What we call 'Standard English' is only one of the many dialects spoken all over the world
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