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    English is a language?

    Is the sentence "English is a language?" wrong or not?

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    Re: English is a language?

    You can ask questions like that. It could, for example, be done to show surprise- you had no idea it was a language. In conversation people often justmake statements and raise their voices at the end. There are, however, circumstances when this usage would not be regarded as acceptable- in more formal contexts, people would invert the verb and subject.

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    Re: English is a language?

    Sorry, but I was wrong, it was not a question, the orgin is "English is a language" right or not? It doesn't have any question mark!

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    Re: English is a language?

    OK; are you asking whether the sentence is right or whether English is actually a language? I'd say yes to both, though 'right or not' propbably would not be used formally.

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    Re: English is a language?

    If you want to ask a question, the best thing is to start a new thread; that way, people will see it. Your question is very vague- spoken language is such a huge area; what exactly are you interested in? It's very difficult to answer such a vague question.

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