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synonyms for Standard English

  • King's English
  • Queen's English
  • Received Pronunciation
  • Received Standard
  • correct English
  • good English
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Thomas Cooper, an English prelate, died; highly commended for his great learning and eloquence.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
A fancy came into my head that I would entertain the king and queen with an English tune upon this instrument.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
Dockier, a prominent leader of the Levelers, in the times of the English commonwealth, was shot by order of the government.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
It seems to me that such verses as these might very well have satisfied the English admirers of Klopstock.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
William Woodville died; a distinguished English physician and medical writer.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
It is, however, true, that in this respect the German hexametrist has a considerable advantage over the English.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
And it would be hard indeed, if so remote a prince's notions of virtue and vice were to be offered as a standard for all mankind.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
Entrez donc, 'tis the work of one of your compatriots; and here, though a heretic, you may consider yourself on English ground.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
He was the most distinguished representative of the English school of composition, and was knighted in 1842.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Henry Rowley Bishop, a noted English music composer, died, aged 68.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
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WORDS RELATED TO STANDARD ENGLISH

  • King's English
  • Received Pronunciation
  • Received Standard
  • Standard English
  • correct English
  • good English
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