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What are the difference between academic language and ordinary language

academic language and ordinary language
In Topics: School and Academics, Learning a second language
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LouiseSattler
Dec 22, 2011
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I would believe that academic language is made up of a vocabulary base that is driven by technical terms specific to academia.  Ordinary language I would suspect is that of everyday conversation.

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