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dialect
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
a regional variety of a language
  • I did; but they were uttered in the Romaic dialect.
    Chapters 33-34 (88% in)
  • He already knew Italian, and had also picked up a little of the Romaic dialect during voyages to the East; and by the aid of these two languages he easily comprehended the construction of all the others, so that at the end of six months he began to speak Spanish, English, and German.
    Chapters 17-18 (40% in)
  • "I beg your excellency's pardon for keeping you waiting," said the man, in the Roman dialect, "but I don't think I'm many minutes after my time, ten o'clock has just struck on the Lateran."
    Chapters 33-34 (58% in)
  • "What is going on?" asked Franz of the count; for, as all the talk was in the Roman dialect, he had not perfectly understood it.
    Chapters 35-36 (39% in)

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