Meaning of interlanguage


Pronunciation: (in'tur-lang"gwij), [key]
— n.
  1. a language created or used for international communication.
  2. (in second-language acquisition) the linguistic system characterizing the output of a nonnative speaker at any stage prior to full acquisition of the target language.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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