She heard several different languages spoken before those she passed fell silent.
He took in the different manners of dress, the different features and colors, and the variety of accents and languages he heard as he walked.
His courage, his bodily strength and size, his skill in the use of weapons, in riding, and in the chase, his speed of foot, his capacity for eating and drinking, his penetrating intellect and his mastery of 22 languages are celebrated to a degree which is almost incredible.
The Phddon was an immediate success, and besides being often reprinted in German was speedily translated into nearly all the European languages, including English.
The Bretons, who most nearly represent the Celts, and the Basques, who inhabit parts of the western versant of the Pyrenees, have preserved their distinctive languages and customs, and are ethnically the most interesting sections of the nation; the Flemings of French Flanders where Flemish is still spoken are also racially distinct.
During the second period the pupil has a choice of four courses: (1) Latin and Greek; (2) Latin and sciences; (3) Latin and modern languages; (4) sciences and modern languages.
In the first class must be mentioned the College de France, founded 1530, giying courseje of highest study of all sorts, the Museum of Natural History, the Ecole des Chartes (palaeography and archives), the School of Modern Oriental Languages, the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (scientific research), &c. All these institutions are in Paris.
The faithful talking with tongues were taken by bystanders for drunken men, but intoxicated men do not talk in languages of which they are normally ignorant.2 Paul on the whole discouraged glossolaly.
"We are to understand that the Phrygian language was the first of all languages," was the answer.
He learned many languages and became known all over the world as "The Learned Blacksmith."
Imagine if today everyone spoke one language and I said that in the future we will speak hundreds of different languages and not be able to understand each other.
But learning two languages comes at a cost.
Keeping that one comes at a large financial price: Learn proficiency at two languages or remain separate from the world economy.
If it is any comfort, languages won't truly be dead.
Imagine you are putting together an office chair, sitting on the floor with an instruction sheet that has been translated through four different languages to something we shall generously call "English."
The braille worked well enough in the languages, but when it came to geometry and algebra, difficulties arose.
It is impossible, I think, to read in one day four or five different books in different languages and treating of widely different subjects, and not lose sight of the very ends for which one reads.
I will teach Mildred many languages when I come home.
This arrangement worked very well in the languages, but not nearly so well in the Mathematics.
However, the braille worked well enough in the languages; but when it came to Geometry and Algebra, it was different.
This little boy could speak two or three languages before he lost his hearing through sickness, and he is now only about five years old.
The crowds of men who merely spoke the Greek and Latin tongues in the Middle Ages were not entitled by the accident of birth to read the works of genius written in those languages; for these were not written in that Greek or Latin which they knew, but in the select language of literature.
But when the several nations of Europe had acquired distinct though rude written languages of their own, sufficient for the purposes of their rising literatures, then first learning revived, and scholars were enabled to discern from that remoteness the treasures of antiquity.
Their laughter and their mutually incomprehensible remarks in two languages could be heard.