langue


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langue

 (läng, läNg)
n.
Language viewed as a system including vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation of a particular community.

[French, from Old French; see language.]

langue

(lɑːŋɡ)
n
(Linguistics) linguistics language considered as an abstract system or a social institution, being the common possession of a speech community. Compare parole5
[C19: from French: language]

langue

(lɑ̃g)

n. French.
the linguistic system shared by the members of a community (contrasted with parole).

langue

Any language considered in the abstract as belonging to a community.
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langue

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Linguistics. A system of terms used by a people sharing a history and culture:
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La politique de la langue dans une communaute politique liberale, democratique et pluraliste.
Le Maroc a realise des "avancees significatives", a l'echelle regionale et internationale, en matiere de promotion de la langue et de la culture amazighes et l'enjeu actuel est de "concretiser l'aspect officiel de cette langue a travers les lois organiques prevues par la constitution de 2011", a affirme, jeudi a Tetouan, le doyen de l'Institut Royal de la Culture Amazighe (IRCAM), Ahmed Boukous.
Pierre Muller a dit que cette cours represente l'un des series des cours de formation organise traditionnellement par l'ambassade dans le cadre de la cooperation entre le les universites soudanaises et francaises indiquant que la session vise a rehabiliter les professeurs de langue francaise et le developpement de la recherche scientifique dans la langue francaise et d'autres domaines.
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Officiellement, le franE*ais ne dispose pas encore d'un statut de deuxiE me langue E[umlaut]trangE re obligatoire, contrairement Ea la Syrie, au Liban, Ea l'Egypte et au YE[umlaut]men.
This book is the fourth volume in the collection Traites sur la langue francaise, directed by Colette Demaiziere for the Editions Champion.
1) Bakhtin would feel uncomfortable with this parental alignment, however, for he was wary of Saussure's distinction between langue [tongue] and parole [word]--a language system and the individual speech acts which arise out of it--for it ignored the physicality of the literal langue: the tongue that tastes and kisses, the tongue that expresses the "heteroglossia," or "divergent tongues," manifest in a society.
IN LA LANGUE DE L'AUTRE (The Language of the Other), Abdelkebir Khatibi, in an attempt to forge a poetics of the self, relies on juxtaposition and collage whereby memory, storytelling, and reportage are brought to bear on each other and create a sense -- or at least a simulacrum -- of coherence and continuity.
Similarly in the notes (which are numerous and helpful): for example, that to line 335 is numbered 336; under 390, `391' should read `392'; under 311, for `la langue du scribe 78' read `langue des scribes 86'; 6742 bids us simply `voir langue du scribe' when what is needed is langue des scribes 85'; under 6321, the text has `oir', the note `oyr' (again, which should we trust?
Le grand dictionnaire terminologique, a free online French and English terminology database, launched by Semantix and the Office de la langue francaise, has greatly exceeded producer's expectations, with the site receiving more than 15 times the number of queries originally projected by producers.
Le 20 novembre dernier a ete lance officiellement la commercialisation de la tablette dediee a la langue amazigh.

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