Sentence Examples

  • The merchant families of Iannina are well educated; the dialect spoken in that town is the purest specimen of colloquial Greek.
  • His colloquial talents were indeed of the highest order.
  • The romances of Baron Frederick Podmaniczky are simpler, and rather of a narrative than colloquial character.
  • In addition to this simple meaning it has also, both in the philosophical and the colloquial speech of India a technical meaning, denoting "a person's deeds as determining his future lot."
  • But as soon as the dialect is adopted, it begins to diverge from the colloquial form.