Example sentences for: anti-language

How can you use “anti-language” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Considerably more is known about grypserka — the anti-language of Polish prisoners — than about any English-speaking system, but even that knowledge is incomplete and out-of-date.

  • Where the purpose of anti-language is to be secretive, slang is often offensive.

  • This outdated prison slang is used almost nostalgically, in the same way that some people still employ Cockney rhyming slag (which was once itself an anti-language).

  • This is not anti-language, for we all understand it.

  • Anti-language is divergence on a grand scale, and most varieties of slang are at least sympathetic to the philosophy and purposes of anti-language.


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