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    What is the difference ?

    I am confused with the following sentences?


    They speak the same language.
    They speak with the same language.


    My questions: Are the two sentences of the same meaning ? If not, then what is the difference between the two sentences? Thanks a lot!

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    Re: What is the difference ?

    [1] They speak the same language.
    Meaning #1: They both speak e.g., French.
    Meaning #2: One speaks French, the other English, but they understand each other outside of the spoken language.

    [2] They speak with/use the same language.
    Same meanings as in [1].

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