Macaronic language
Macaronic refers to text using a mixture of languages, particularly bilingual puns or situations in which the languages are otherwise used in the same context (rather than simply discrete segments of ...
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Homophonic translation
Homophonic translation renders a text in one language into a near-homophonic text in another language, usually with no attempt to preserve the original meaning of the text. In one homophonic translat...
List of Konglish terms
This list of Konglish terms generally contains Konglish terms not readily understandable to a native English speaker, similar to wasei-eigo terms in Japanese language. Many Konglish terms were invente...
List of wasei-eigo
This ia a list of wasei-eigo, i.e., list of Japanese Pseudo-Anglicisms, or words based on English language, but usually not actually used in English. Some of them, such as "salaryman", were borrowed b...
List of wasei-eigo - Wikipedia
Hiberno-Latin
Hiberno-Latin, also called Hisperic Latin, was a learned sort of Latin literature language created and spread by Irish monks during the period from the sixth century to the tenth century.
Hiberno-...
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Runglish
Runglish, Rublish, Ringlish, Ruglish or Russlish (Russian: рунглийский язык or рунглиш, rungliyskiy yazyk or runglish), is a Russian–English macaronic language. The term "runglish" was popularized...
List of Singapore abbreviations
This list of Singapore abbreviations sets out abbreviations that are commonly used in Singapore.
Abbreviations are of three basic kinds:Initialisms are extremely common in Singapore, and many have...
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Tenglish
Tenglish (Telugu: తెంగ్లిష్), a portmanteau of the words Telugu and English, is the combined usage of Telugu and English in one sentence.
This form of code-switching is more commonly seen in u...
Net idol
Net idol (ネットアイドル, Netto aidoru) is a Japanese term that is someone who achieves celebrity status through the internet. Unlike an Internet celebrity, a net idol is more focused on Japanese po...
Finnegans Wake
Finnegans Wake is a novel by Irish writer James Joyce. It is significant for its experimental style and reputation as one of the most difficult works of fiction in the English language. Written in Pa...
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Heblish
Heblish, less frequently Hebglish, a portmanteau combining the words "Hebrew" and "English", is a slang term for an interlanguage and refers to the phenomenon of code-switching between the two languag...
Idioglossia
An idioglossia is an idiosyncratic language invented and spoken by only one person or very few people. Most often, idioglossia refers to the "private languages" of young children, especially twins, t...
Svorsk
Svorsk or Svorska (portmanteau of "svensk(a)", Swedish, and "norsk(a)", Norwegian) is a term describing a mixture of the Swedish and Norwegian languages.The term "svorsk" is used to describe the lang...
Franglais
Franglais (also Frenglish) is a French portmanteau referring to the mix of French (français) and English (anglais).
In English, Franglais means a mangled combination of English and French, produce...
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Languages of Singapore
The four Languages of Singapore that are recognised by the Singapore Government are: English, Malay, Mandarin, and Tamil. They were chosen to correspond with the major ethnic groups present in Singapo...
Seaspeak
Seaspeak is a controlled natural language based on the English language, designed to facilitate communication between ships whose captains' native tongues differ. It has now been formalised as Standa...
Grammelot
Grammelot (also known as Gromalot) is a style of language used in satirical theatre, a gibberish with macaronic and onomatopoeic elements, used in association with mime and mimicry. The format dates b...
Engrish
Engrish is a slang term for the misuse or corruption of the English language by native speakers of some East Asian languages. The term itself relates to Japanese speakers' tendency to inadvertently su...
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Carmina Burana
Carmina Burana (/ˈkɑrmɨnə bʊˈrɑːnə/; Latin for "Songs from Beuern" ("Beuern" is short for Benediktbeuern) is the name given to a manuscript of 254 poems and dramatic texts mostly from the 11th or 12th...
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Singlish
Colloquial Singaporean English, better known as Singlish, is an English-based creole language spoken in Singapore.While English is one of Singapore's official languages, Singlish (a particular dialect...
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A Skeleton Key to Finnegans Wake
A Skeleton Key to Finnegans Wake (1944) by mythologist Joseph Campbell and Henry Morton Robinson is a work of literary criticism. One of the first major texts to provide an in-depth analysis of Finneg...
A Skeleton Key to Finnegans Wake - Wikipedia
Pig Latin
Pig Latin is a constructed language game in which words in English are altered according to a simple set of rules. The objective is to conceal the meaning of the words from others not familiar with t...
Greeklish
Greeklish, a portmanteau of the words Greek and English, also known as Grenglish, Latinoellinika/Λατινοελληνικά or ASCII Greek, is the Greek language written using the Latin alphabet. Unlike standardi...
Vinish
"Vietlish", Vietglish or Vietnamese English, is an informal term for a mixture of elements from Vietnamese and English.This usage is said to be found in immigrant communities in majority-English-speak...
Cryptophasia
Cryptophasia is a phenomenon of a language developed by twins (identical or fraternal) that only the two children could understand. The word has its roots from crypto meaning secret and phasia meaning...
Monomyth
Joseph Campbell's monomyth, or the hero's journey, is a basic pattern that its proponents argue is found in many narratives from around the world. This widely distributed pattern was described by Camp...
Arablish
Arablish, a portmanteau combining the words "Arabic" and "English", is a slang term for an interlanguage and refers to the phenomenon of code-switching between the two languages. It is alternatively t...
Hybrid word
A hybrid word is a word which etymologically has one part derived from one language and another part derived from a different language.
The most common form of hybrid word in English is one which...
Cocoliche
Cocoliche is an Italian-Spanish macaronic language that was spoken by Italian immigrants in Argentina (especially in Greater Buenos Aires) between 1880-1950.
Between 1880 and 1900, Argentina and ...
Joysprick
Joysprick: An Introduction to the Language of James Joyce is a work of literary criticism by Anthony Burgess. It was first published in 1973.The book is aimed at helping readers new to Joyce to apprec...
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