Language

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Language
A noun in the English language.

Definition A system of human communication using words, written and spoken, and particular ways of combining them[1]
Origin French (langage)
In Use circa 1400 to the Present

Pronunciation /ˈlaŋgwɪdʒ/
Alternative Spellings None


A language, as defined by the Oxford English Dictionary, is "A system of human communication using words, written and spoken, and particular ways of combining them"[1].

Language in Other Languages

See: Language/translate


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 language. (2007). In Shorter Oxford English Dictionary [CD-ROM].Oxford: Oxford University Press.
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