English englannista suomeksi
englannin kieli ja kirjallisuus
Of or pertaining to England.
Of or pertaining to the avoirdupois system of measure.
Non-Amish, so named for speaking English rather than a variety of German.
The non-Amish; non-Amish people.
''My coworkers have pretty good English for non-native speakers.''
The English-language term or expression for something.
''What's the English for ‘à peu près’?''
''The technical details are correct, but much of the English is not very clear.''
Plain or readily understandable English language.
''You are trying to put too much English on the ball.''
2003, (w), "Mother Tongue", in ''(w): Memories of a Writing Life'', page 278
- I began to write stories using all the Englishes I grew up with: the English I spoke to my mother, which for lack of a better term might be described as “simple”; the English she used with me, which for lack of a better term might be described as “broken”; my translation of her Chinese, which could certainly be described as “watered down”; and what I imagined to be her translation of her Chinese if she could speak in perfect English, her internal language, and for that I sought to preserve the essence, but neither an English nor a Chinese structure.
English language, literature, composition as a subject of study
(surname) originally denoting a non-Celtic or non-Danish person in Britain.
To translate, adapt or render into English.
(RQ:RBrtn AntmyMlncl), page 214 (2001 reprint):
- (..)''severe prohibuit viris suis tum misceri feminas in consuetis suis menstruis, etc.'' I spare to English this which I have said.
2011, Colin Cheney, 'Where Should I Start with Tomas Tranströmer?':
- Here, the poems are Englished by twelve different translators