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Noun Concept
Categories: Discourse analysis, Diglossia, Grammar, Systemic functional linguistics, Language varieties and styles
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register  language register  level of language  level of speech  stylistic level
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In sociolinguistics, a register is a variety of language used for a particular purpose or in a particular communicative situation. Wikipedia
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In sociolinguistics, a register is a variety of language used for a particular purpose or in a particular communicative situation. Wikipedia
A form of a language used for a particular purpose or in a particular social setting Wikipedia Disambiguation
Form of language used for a particular purpose or in a particular communicative situation Wikidata
Levels of a language that differ in vocabulary, grammar and style. The choice of the level depends on outside factors, such as the relationship between the speakers, the medium of communication (talk, letter, phone, e-mail) and the situation the communication takes place in. OmegaWiki
A style of a language used in a particular context. Wiktionary
Linguistics: style of a language used in a particular context. Wiktionary (translation)
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My ex-boss used "let go", in the euphemistic register, when he sacked me. Wiktionary