English to Afrikaans Meaning :: informal

informeel
Informal :
informele
- informeleinformaliteitinformeel
 

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Adjective(1) not formal(2) not officially recognized or controlled(3) used of spoken and written language(4) having or fostering a warm or friendly and informal atmosphere

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(1) But more people were coming into Yorkshire on business and on informal holidays, visiting friends and relatives.(2) They speak English in formal discourse or political discussions and shift to Patois in informal conversation and gossip.(3) Part of the appeal of tutoring is the informal nature of the job and the casual, friendly relationship it allows tutors and faculty members to develop.(4) She now wore a low-cut pink top that flirted with the school's informal dress code.(5) The content of websites can be written in formal as well as informal language.(6) Dress is informal and music will be provided by the Brose Walsh Band.(7) Remember however that most reservation only dining restaurants require formal or informal dress attire as well.(8) Many locals dress in period costume to set the tone for the afternoon, but the dress code is informal , so no one needs to feel pressured.(9) The blend of formal and informal language suits the school's mission and vision perfectly.(10) It is helped by market research showing that the British public is starting to like the Liverpool accent again; it sounds friendly and informal .(11) Refreshments were provided and enjoyed by all in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.(12) A lot of what makes weblogs interesting is their personal, ephemeral, and informal nature.(13) We asked them to be fairly informal in their dress and not to carry clip boards or briefcases but to carry the questionnaires around in plastic bags.(14) Be prepared to share a table as the idea here is to create an informal and easy going atmosphere.(15) Some people were wearing suits while a few others were in informal clothing.(16) It was more like a dress jacket with black pants because he had leaned towards the informal side and wasn't wearing a tie or a vest.
Related Words
(1) informal education ::
informele onderwys
(2) informal economy ::
informele ekonomie
(3) informal discussion ::
informele gesprek
Synonyms
Adjective
1. unofficial ::
nie-amptelike
2. colloquial ::
volksmond
3. casual ::
gemaklik
4. intimate ::
intieme
5. loose ::
los
Antonyms
1. ceremonial ::
seremoniële
2. ceremonious ::
statig
3. conventional ::
konvensionele
4. formal ::
formele
5. orthodox ::
ortodokse
6. regular ::
gereelde
7. routine ::
roetine
Different Forms
informal, informality, informally
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I\'ve done all my research,
I conducted an informal poll,

I've done all my research, I conducted an INFORMAL poll,

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 19


Wow. Well done. (CH10
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Yeah, and when I dropped her off
at the11
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she even gave me12
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Did she think you were c13
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I\'m sorry, that\'s great.
Thank you for spending time wi14
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No p15
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So, listen, I don\'t know
if you have any plans next w16
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but I kind of promised your mom
we\'d have another wedding c17
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so she could attend thi18
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Wait, we\'re gonna get married19
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Yeah, kind of, but now
we can invite our friends and 20
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Seems like a lot of trouble for21
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Come on, it\'ll be fun. And you know,
your mom was genuine22
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we didn\'t invite her to the fir23
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Well, in our defense,
it was kind of a spur-of-the-moment24
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And also, we don\'t li25
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Leonard, come on, she\'s yo26
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If we can do something to make her happy,
why would27
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I just said why. We don\'t li28
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Okay, look, forget about her,
let\'s do it 29
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We can keep it small and informal,
and this time we can invite our fa30
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Is your brother out of 31
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Thanks to overcrowding32
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I\'d love it if my dad coul33
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Oh! You have to invite him.
I haven\'t seen him since the d34
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Oh, he is like a differe35
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He stopped twitching,
and I think he grew an inch and 36
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Well, then it\'s s37
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God, it\'s so funny, I never thought
my second marriage would be 39
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Okay, so, it\'s not a legal ceremony,

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it\'s just a chance for us
to redo our 00:02:1341
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so everyone can be part of it.

Wow. Well done. (CH10 00:00:28,1100:00:28,113 --> 00:00:29,280 Yeah, and when I dropped her off at the11 00:00:29,4400:00:29,447 --> 00:00:30,615 she even gave me12 00:00:30,9900:00:30,990 --> 00:00:32,242 Did she think you were c13 00:00:34,4100:00:34,411 --> 00:00:36,621 I'm sorry, that's great. Thank you for spending time wi14 00:00:36,7800:00:36,788 --> 00:00:37,914 No p15 00:00:38,5800:00:38,581 --> 00:00:42,752 So, listen, I don't know if you have any plans next w16 00:00:42,9100:00:42,919 --> 00:00:45,839 but I kind of promised your mom we'd have another wedding c17 00:00:46,0000:00:46,005 --> 00:00:47,549 so she could attend thi18 00:00:50,0900:00:50,093 --> 00:00:51,344 Wait, we're gonna get married19 00:00:51,5100:00:51,511 --> 00:00:54,139 Yeah, kind of, but now we can invite our friends and 20 00:00:54,6300:00:54,639 --> 00:00:56,015 Seems like a lot of trouble for21 00:00:57,5500:00:57,559 --> 00:00:59,936 Come on, it'll be fun. And you know, your mom was genuine22 00:01:00,1000:01:00,103 --> 00:01:01,479 we didn't invite her to the fir23 00:01:01,6400:01:01,646 --> 00:01:04,899 Well, in our defense, it was kind of a spur-of-the-moment24 00:01:05,0600:01:05,066 --> 00:01:06,443 And also, we don't li25 00:01:08,6500:01:08,653 --> 00:01:09,696 Leonard, come on, she's yo26 00:01:09,8600:01:09,863 --> 00:01:11,698 If we can do something to make her happy, why would27 00:01:11,8600:01:11,865 --> 00:01:13,825 I just said why. We don't li28 00:01:14,6100:01:14,617 --> 00:01:16,578 Okay, look, forget about her, let's do it 29 00:01:16,7400:01:16,745 --> 00:01:19,831 We can keep it small and INFORMAL, and this time we can invite our fa30 00:01:20,2900:01:20,290 --> 00:01:21,332 Is your brother out of 31 00:01:21,4900:01:21,499 --> 00:01:22,834 Thanks to overcrowding32 00:01:25,3300:01:25,336 --> 00:01:26,504 I'd love it if my dad coul33 00:01:26,6700:01:26,671 --> 00:01:29,257 Oh! You have to invite him. I haven't seen him since the d34 00:01:29,4200:01:29,424 --> 00:01:31,509 Oh, he is like a differe35 00:01:31,6700:01:31,676 --> 00:01:34,471 He stopped twitching, and I think he grew an inch and 36 00:01:36,0100:01:36,014 --> 00:01:37,265 Well, then it's s37 00:01:37,6400:01:37,640 --> 00:01:38,6438 00:01:39,0500:01:39,058 --> 00:01:43,021 God, it's so funny, I never thought my second marriage would be 39 00:02:11,508 --> 00:02:13,176 Okay, so, it's not a legal ceremony, 040 00:02:13,343 --> 00:02:14,677 it's just a chance for us to redo our 00:02:1341 00:02:14,844 --> 00:02:16,387 so everyone can be part of it.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 24


Informal protest.

Informal protest.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 13


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