language

language | langue | lengua | язык | لغة | 语言 语言 | In the context of this glossary, a means of verbal communication used by a large community, including the Weiterlesen …

letter

letter | lettre | letra | буква | حرف | 字母 | Graphic symbol serving as a unit or → character in an → alphabet. Chacun des signes graphiques dont est Weiterlesen …

lexicon

lexicon | dictionnaire | léxico | лексикон | قائمة مفردات | 词典, 词汇表 | (a) A dictionary or → glossary relating to a particular language or sphere of interest. (b) The vocabulary Weiterlesen …

ligature

ligature | ligature | ligado | лигатура | حرف مركب/دمجي | 连字 | A graphic stylized combination of two → letters, or a connecting line or stroke, indicating that successive sounds Weiterlesen …

lingua franca

lingua franca | pidgin | lengua franca | общепринятый язык | لغة شائعة | 混合语 | Auxiliary language used for communication between groups of people with different native languages. Examples: Weiterlesen …

linguistic area

linguistic area | aire linguistique | región lingüística | лингвистический ареал | منطقة لغوية | 语言区| See linguistic region. Aire ou région où une → langue donnée constitue la → langue Weiterlesen …

linguistic community

linguistic community | communauté linguistique | comunidad lingüística | лингвистическое сообщество | مجتمع لغوي جماعة لغوية | 语言社区 | A group of people who communicate with relative ease in a Weiterlesen …

linguistic region

linguistic region | aire linguistique | región lingüística | лингвистическая область | منطقة لغوية | 语言区 | Region or area where a particular language constitutes the → official or → principal language. Weiterlesen …

linguistics

linguistics | linguistique | lingüística | лингвистика | علم اللغة/اللسانيات | 语言学 语言学 | The scientific study of human language in all its aspects, including → phonetics, → phonology, → morphology, Weiterlesen …

literary language

literary language | langue littéraire | lengua literaria | литературный язык | لغة فصحى | 文学语言 | Written form of a → language, regarded as the desirable standard for works Weiterlesen …