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  kelseakk94
Nov 17, 2014
 

AAVE should be taught in schools

 
 
 
AAVE of African American Vernacular English has been used more centruries and it needs to remain as a spoken language to be able to keep the african american culture alive. But there is some who say that it is so far gone from english that it it improper and needs to be corrected in young children who are being raised with it. Some researchers say that it has far too many mistakes to be considered a language. But who are we to say that a language has to use english grammar. It was spoken back in(see more)

 

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  october   Who are we to say that a language isn't suitable for a specific demographic. Just because a language isn't currently recognized, does mean that they don't need to be accepted.

Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 5:35:22 PM  

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jmichaelray43   While I do think the teachers need a better understanding of how the children are being brought up, I don't think it's worth the risk that students may determine black english to be the only "language"

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Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 5:32:54 PM
 

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  pundit   I'm gong to disagree with this idea for several reasons: 1. It undermines the AA community, sending a message that they aren't capable of reaching higher standards, thus we have to lower the bar; 2. It

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Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 11:08:36 AM
 

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