Japanglish


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Japanglish

(dʒəˈpæŋlɪʃ)
n
(Languages) another name for Japlish
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Their topics include tag-questions in Mandarin Chinese, focus-driven semantic reflexivity in Japanese, the Japanese particle na as a marker of the speaker's subjective judgement "here and now," wo3 and wo5 as cases of evidential particles in Cantonese, and Japanglish and katakana and a comparison with loanwords in Cantonese.
In addition to more Japanese words, the new Collins edition also contains a new entry that describes the adoption and adaptation of English words into the Japanese language: Japlish, or Japanglish.