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French word list

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  langue holophrastique
  langue internationale
  langue khoisan
  langue nigéro-congolaise
  langue nilo-saharienne
  langue nilotique
  langue objet
  langue primitive
  langue romane
  langue sémitique
  langue sino-tibétaine
  langue slave
  langue supralocale
  langue synthétique
  langue tchadienne

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English

spoken language

[Subentry of language3, spoken]

Fr    langue parlée, oral3

Synonym(s): speech4

Antonym(s): written language

Related term(s): logocentrism

Domain: Oral tradition

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 244; ELL: 4301; Fasold 1990: 276; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 217; Lyons 1971: 62; Martinet 1962: 123; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 150; Nash 1968: 226; Onishi 1981: 562-563


English word list

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  sphere
  sphere of activity
  spirant
  spirantization
  spirometer
  split
  spoken
  spondaic foot
  spondee
  spoonerism
  sporadic
  sprachbund
  spread1
  spread2
  spread lips

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