How to say language in Japanese



  • language; dialect 言語
  • word; words; phrase; term; expression; remark 単語
  • speech; (manner of) speaking
  • learning to speak; language acquisition

Example Sentences

The student submitted a paper to an English-language journal, and the result was "conditional acceptance".
What programming language does everybody like?
When speaking about your superiors' actions, you use respectful language.
Leaving what it means to one side, what's with the high-falutin' language?
Recently there are a lot of young people who don't use respectful language to their superiors.

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