African American English
[ af-ri-kuhnuh-mer-i-kuhn ing-glish, or, often, -lish ]
/ ˈæf rɪ kən əˈmɛr ɪ kən ˈɪŋ glɪʃ, or, often, -lɪʃ /
African American Vernacular English. Abbreviation: AAE
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Cactus aficionados, don't get left in the dust with this quiz on desert plants. Find out if you have the knowledge to survive this prickly foray into the desert!
Question 1 of 7
This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Origin of African American English
First recorded in 1990–95
historical usage of African American English
Words nearby African American English
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