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Definition of the noun aave

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  1. a nonstandard form of American English characteristically spoken by African Americans in the United States


"Aave" is a musical single of Liekki.

  • released in (15 years ago)

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Google previewA Black Classroom Culture: Student Code-switching in an ...

Though SAE is needed in the education classroom it is well documented that AAVE is a cultural value among the African American community and as discussed thus far, a very relevant and pressing reality among blacks. This issue is pressing ...

Google previewThe Companion to Southern Literature (2002)

Themes, Genres, Places, People, Movements, and Motifs by Joseph M. Flora, Lucinda Hardwick MacKethan, Todd W. Taylor

AAVE is a linguistic system, not a collection...

AAVE is the outcome of a long oral heritage of using quickwitted, picturesque, rhythmic language to earn status in the community. Performance style is a crucial ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America (2015)

by Mwalimu J. Shujaa, Kenya J. Shujaa

AAVE is a distinct style and form of speech that can be heard in most African American communities . It is distinguishable from Standard English or mainstream English in many ways, ...

Google previewPrinciples of Linguistic Change, Cognitive and Cultural Factors (2011)

by William Labov

and phonological features that may be called “African–American English,” the specific dialect designated AAVE refers to the geographically uniform grammar found in low-income areas of high residential segregation. Baugh (1983) defines ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World (2010)

a large but unknown proportion speaks AAVE. The distribution and functions of AAE are generally obscured by stigmatization and misrepresentations, principally : ...

Google previewThe MIT Encyclopedia of Communication Disorders (2004)

by Raymond D. Kent, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Identifying atypical AAVE speakers can be difficult, especially if known causes of disordered speech hearing loss, brain damage, and so on—are absent, as is often the case. Clinicians must know a lot about the dialect to defend a diagnosis.

Google previewA Dictionary of Rhyming Slang (2013)

by Julian Franklyn

aave. aer. first o« May!« aI«ll. aave.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Identity (2010)

by Ronald L. Jackson II

and its unique African American Vernacular English (AAVE) intonation, address systems, rhetorical features, discourse ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Linguistics (2013)

by Philipp Strazny

African American Vernacular English (AAVE) has been the most intensively studied ethnic dialect of English. (The terminology is not settled. What is here called AAVE is variously referred to as Black English, African American English, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Counseling (2008)

by Frederick T. Leong

AAVE. See African American Vernacular English (AAVE) ABAS-2. See Adaptive Behavior Assessment System— Second Edition (ABAS-2) Abbreviated Multidimensional Acculturation ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Varieties of English (2013)

by Raymond Hickey

AAVE ...

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Scrabble value of A1A1V4E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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