Definition of diglossia
- A key defining characteristic of diglossia is that the two varieties are kept quite apart functionally. One is used in one set of circumstances and the other in an entirely different set.
- —Ronald Wardhaugh
Britannica English: Translation of diglossia for Arabic speakers
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to lower or disgrace the reputation of
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