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" A servant addresses his master in the language of deference, a child his parent, a wife her husband, if there be much disparity in their ages, and the courtier his prince. The superior replies in the ordinary dialect, the language still affording modifications... "
History of the Indian Archipelago: Containing an Account of the Manners ... - Page 10
by John Crawfurd - 1820
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Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British and Foreign ..., Volume 10

Asia - 1820
...speakers stand to each other, as they happen to be inferiors or superiors. A servant addresses his toaster in the language of deference, a child his parent,...language of deference is held a mark of education and good- breeding. With persons who frequent a court, or are in habits of intercourse with the great,...
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The Edinburgh magazine, and literary miscellany, a new series of The Scots ...

1820
...affording modifications and distinctions according to the rank of the person he addresses, until the rank rises to equality ; when, if no intimacy subsists...adopted by both ; or when, if there does, ceremony is laid aside, and the ordinary language becomes the only medium of conversation." " The Javanese literature...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 86

1820
...affording modifications and distinctions according to the rank of the person he addresses, until the rank rises to equality ; when, if no intimacy subsists...adopted by both ; or when, if there does, ceremony is laid aside, and the ordinary language becomes the only medium of conversation." " The Javanese literature...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 62, Part 2

Edmund Burke - History - 1822
...lesser by the second. Thus, gumrot means the noise of a door on its hinges, while gumret and gitmrtt mean the same thing, each in a less intense degree....language of deference is held a mark of education and good breeding. With persons who frequent a court, or are in habits of intercourse with the great, the...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

Edmund Burke - History - 1822
...divided into two dialects, the ordinary language, and one invented to express deference and res* Ħic-ct. This distinction by no means implies a court or polished...language of deference is held a mark of education and good breeding. With persons who frequent a court, or are in habits of intercourse with the great, the...
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Annual Register, Volume 2

History - 1822
...prince. The superior replies in the ordinary dialect, the language still affording modifications ami distinctions, according to the rank of the person...language of deference is held a mark of education and good breeding. With persons who frequent a court, or are in habits of intercourse with the great, the...
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Narrative of the Surveying Voyage of H. M. S. Fly: Commanded by ..., Volume 2

Joseph Beete Jukes - Flies - 1847
...when, if no intimacy subsists between the parties, the language of deference is adopted by both ; or if there does, ceremony is thrown aside, and the ordinary language becomes the only medium of conversation " In a few words of rare occurrence no change takes place. Recourse in other cases is had to the recondite...
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Asiatic Journal, Volume 10

Asia - 1820
...child his parent, a wife her husband, if there be much disparity iu their ages, and the courtier hie prince. The superior replies in the ordinary dialect,...or when, if there does, ceremony is thrown aside, aud the ordinary language becomes the only medium of conversation. An extensive acquaintance with the...
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Annual Register, Volume 62, Issue 2

Edmund Burke - History - 1822
...he addresses, until that rank rises to equality, when, if no intimacy subsists between the pat ties, the language of deference is adopted by both, or when,...language of deference is held a mark of education and good breeding. With persons who frequent a court, or are in habits of intercourse with the great, the...
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