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Dante surmises that as a result of the confusion of languages, three main divisions of vernacular language were formed, each of which underwent further divisions.
27) Before the twentieth century, writers seldom used vernacular language in literary genres of a higher cultural status, such as poetry, political expositions, academic essays, and literati vignettes.
He first published his novel in the vernacular language in 2003, and till date, he has written four books of vernacular fiction and two vernacular translations of English fiction.
At that time in the vernacular language, the Old Scandinavian word for goat was "geit" which unfortunately later became confused with "gate".
Using his knowledge of the vernacular language and drawing on close involvement in the congregational life, he explores ways in which the worship and rituals of the church propound an ethic of love.
Such innovations as the adoption of authoritative texts written in the vernacular language had, inevitably, a paramount effect on the accessibility to knowledge, which came to be more easily attained by a larger number of aristocrats.
Sonia Sanchez's poems entwine righteous political rage and deep compassion, casting complex ideas and emotions into stark, vivid vernacular language in lines such as "under a soprano sky, a woman sings,/lovely as chandeliers.
The words, Cumann Luthchleas Gael remain, etched within the cross to record the contribution made to the preservation of Irish, the oldest written vernacular language in Europe.
Written especially for adolescents and teenagers, Alexander The Great Rocks The World chronicles the events of Alexander's life, his military conquests, his ideals of unity, his battle tactics, and much more in detailed yet plain-spoken vernacular language.
Daisy, daisya i am sure that the old music hall song was never intended to be linked with the peculiarities of a family of garden plants but, in vernacular language, daisy is used to describe the family Compositae (syn.
The term demotic is a derivative of the word demos, which means "populace," and reveals the unmistakable connection of these songs with the vernacular language as well as the secular musical tradition.
The poet did not craft the image of the wernurse ex nihilo; indeed, he was not unique in using the metaphor of lactation for the transmission of file vernacular language.