Noun edit language ( countable and uncountable, plural languages ) Examples The English Wiktionary uses the English language to define words from all of the world's languages.From Cambridge English Corpus There are three fields of language planning - status, corpus, and, acquisition - and three types of actors: individuals, communities, and states.See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.

In the English language many words contain letters which are not pronounced.English, by contrast, is a language in which argument omission is not permitted.(Can we date this"?) Cowper: Their language simple, as their manners meek, ( uncountable ) The particular words used in a speech or a passage of text.

From Cambridge English Corpus Despite the fundamental role phonetic representations play in language acquisition, there has been very little research on their development in a bilingual context.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)The cold war had its own painfully acquired language and rhythm.1978, James Carroll, Mortal Friends, isbn, page 500: "Where the hell is Horace?" "There.