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  1. In the United States, General American is usually considered to be "standard" or "accentless", and is generally heard in the national media

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  2. a term generally applied to a form of the English language that is thought to be normative for educated native speakers

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  3. often shortened to S.E. within linguistic circles

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  4. There are no official rules for "Standard English" because, unlike some other languages, English does not have a linguistic governance body such as the Académie française or Dansk Sprognævn to establish usage

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  5. encompasses grammar, vocabulary, spelling, and to some degree pronunciation

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