Translation of black English in Spanish:

black English

inglés de la población negra, n.


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    (de las grandes ciudades estadounidenses) inglés de la población negra masculine
    • These children come to school with a rich set of collective experiences and a particular, well-developed dialect - black English.
    • I have just been reading the thoroughly sensible things that she says about black English and standard English.
    • ‘I remember he wrote an article in The New York Times in 1979 asking ‘If black English isn't a language, tell me what it is.’
    • I must agree with the verdict that the black English terms HIP, DIG, and JIVE are not borrowings from an African language.
    • Like the black English which Kai Ting adopts, symbols of Jewish identity become part of his vocabulary and a reference point for describing his own Chinese identity.