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EN[ˈɪŋɡlɪʃ]
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  • English est le nom en anglais de l'anglais, une langue originaire d'Angleterre.
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    Definition of English in English Dictionary

  • NomPLEnglishesSUF-ish
    1. One's ability to employ the English language correctly.
      1. My coworker has pretty good English for a non-native speaker.
    2. The English-language term or expression for something.
      1. What's the English for ‘à peu près’?
    3. Specific language or wording; a text or statements in speech, whether a translation or otherwise.
      1. The technical details are correct, but the English is not very clear.
    4. NC A variety or dialect of spoken and or written English.
      1. (printing, dated) The size of type between pica and great primer, standardized as 14-point.
        1. (Canada, US) Spin or side given to a ball, especially in pool or billiards.
          1. Put more English on the ball.
      2. VerbeSGEnglishesPREnglishingPT, PPEnglished
        1. VT (archaic) To translate, adapt or render into English.
        2. AdjectifCOMmore EnglishSUPmost English
          1. Of or pertaining to England.
            1. English-language; of or pertaining to the language, descended from Anglo-Saxon, which developed in England.
              1. Those immigrants Anglicised their names to make them sound more English. ‎
            2. Of or pertaining to the people of England (to Englishmen and Englishwomen).
              1. Sunning himself on the board steps, I saw for the first time Mr. Farquhar Fenelon Cooke. He was dressed out in broad gaiters and bright tweeds, like an English tourist, and his face might have belonged to Dagon, idol of the Philistines.
            3. Of or pertaining to the avoirdupois system of measure.
              1. an English ton
            4. (Amish) Non-Amish.
            5. Nom propre
              1. (collective plural) The people of England; Englishmen and Englishwomen.
                1. The Scottish and the English have a history of conflict.
              2. The language originating in England but now spoken in all parts of the British Isles, the Commonwealth of Nations, North America, and other parts of the world.
                1. English is spoken here as an unofficial language and lingua franca.
                2. How do you say ‘à peu près’ in English?
              3. (Amish, collective plural) The non-Amish; non-Amish people.
                1. A surname​.
                2. Plus d'exemples
                  1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                    • Both these English Plutarchs are here, two folios printed at London in 1657, and they once belonged to William Penn, the founder of Pennsylvania, and have his book-plates.
                    • Because English spelling was becoming standardized in the 15th and 16th centuries, the Great Vowel Shift is responsible for many of the peculiarities of English spelling.
                    • The Bantams bridged the gap between the bottom division of English league football and the Premier League to secure a place at Wembley, despite a 2-1 second-leg defeat.
                  2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
                    • English National Opera is a title freighted with implications, and that first adjective promises not only a geographical reach, but a linguistic commitment too.
                    • English speakers have naturalized the French word "café".
                    • English Navy squibs set fire to two dozen enemy ships in a Dutch harbor during the 16th century battle against the Spanish Armada.
                  3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                    • While I come from Chile, my friend is from England, so I had to learn to speak English.
                    • You can't hit it directly, but maybe if you give it some english.
                    • A master of simple, solid, apoetical, reportorial English.
                • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                  1. Adjectifs
                    • Morphèmes
                      • Suffixes
                        • Paroles de suffixe
                          • Words suffixed with -ish
                      • Noms
                        • Noms Dénombrable
                          • Noms propres
                            • Singularia tantum
                              • Noms Indénombrable
                            • Verbes
                              • Verbes transitifs
                            Liens Connexes:
                            1. en Englishy
                            2. en Englished
                            3. en Englishry
                            4. en Englishes
                            5. en Englishly
                            Source: Wiktionnaire

                            Meaning of English for the defined word.

                            Grammaticalement, ce mot "English" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un morphème, plus spécifiquement, un suffixe. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable, un noms propre et un singularia tantum. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes transitif.
                            Définition: Niveau 9
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