from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Using or able to use three languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency.
- adj. Of, relating to, or expressed in three languages.
- n. A person who is able to use three languages, especially with equal fluency.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Able to read or speak three languages.
- adj. Expressed or written in three languages.
- n. A trilingual person.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Containing, or consisting of, three languages; expressed in three languages.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Consisting of or expressed in three languages.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. using or knowing three languages
It was assumed earlier that differences in the brain would only occur if a person is bi - or trilingual, that is with a very high command of different languages.
No wonder (in 1925) Hans Arp and El Lissitzky co-authored the trilingual Kunstismen (Isms in Art in English).
As I am Norwegian, work in English, and live in Korea (married to a Korean, trilingual kids), I think it is absolutely ridiculous that Windows doesn't come with all relevant languages built in for all versions.
However, as I am Norwegian, work in English, and live in Korea (married to a Korean, trilingual kids), I think it is absolutely ridiculous that Windows doesn't come with all relevant languages built in for all versions.
The world we live in is becoming more and more populated with bilingual and trilingual people, not to mention knowing more languages is a very marketable skill.
I am Norwegian, work in English, and live in Korea (married to a Korean, trilingual kids).
While Maria and I continue to work in Wordpress, it is the deployment of her trilingual skills on her blog that earn Maria a spot on this list.
My family is fully bilingual. .some of us trilingual … and my dad is practically a manly and far more bearded C3P0.
The massive, trilingual volume that is now to hand—you need two of them just to lift its 7½ pounds of text and pictures—contains Kubrick's script of the abortive project as well as samples of the research material he assembled over a period of years in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
So my regular life is pretty much trilingual on daily basis.
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