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Usage for colloquial

Jamaica Labour Party supporters in Troy, South Trelawny running the colloquial 'boat' as they started celebrations even before the polls closed.

Correlation is obviously a set of precise statistical terms, but it also has a colloquial connotation. Additionally, I regularly talk about heritability.

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That lesson was that most black Americans can talk in two distinct ways, one formal, the other colloquial -- more specifically, in-group.

At the turn of the last century my English would have appeared to most to be too colloquial. It would have been readable, but many of its phrases would have led English readers to conclude I was some kind of foreigner.