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nonstandard
American English: /ˌnɑnˈstændərd/

Translation of nonstandard in Spanish:

adjective

  • no estándar
    (Linguistics)
    no aceptado en la lengua general or estándar
    Example sentences
    • I was already aware of many other non-standard usages that didn't bother me a bit.
    • Under normal circumstances, dialects or non-standard Mandarin are not to be used.
    • The requirement to answer in complete sentences recalls Labov's classic work on non-standard English.

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