Language Spoke

Some articles on language, spoke:

Sombor - History
... The main language spoken in the city at this time was Serbian, and the second largest language was German ... population of Sombor was 30,593 people, of whom 11,881 spoke the Serbian language, 10,078 spoke the Hungarian language, 6,289 spoke the Bunjevac language, 2,181 spoke the German language ...
Demographic History Of Bačka - Yugoslav/Serbian Bačka - 1941
789,705 inhabitants, of whom 358,531 (45.4%) spoke Hungarian language 162,070 (20.52%) spoke German language 151,269 (19.15%) spoke Serbian language (*) 62,303 (7.89%) spoke Croatian language (*) 32,578 (4.12%) spoke ...
Joseph Conrad - Merchant Navy - British Voyages - Master
... with his Anglophone readers he could not compete with English-language authors writing about the Anglosphere ... words and expressions, to the emotional tone of phrases, to the atmosphere created by language ... of the matter." Najder opines "riting in a foreign language admits a greater temerity in tackling personally sensitive problems, for it leaves uncommitted the most spontaneous, deeper reaches of the psyche ...

Famous quotes containing the words spoke and/or language:

    Brute force crushes many plants. Yet the plants rise again. The Pyramids will not last a moment compared with the daisy. And before Buddha or Jesus spoke the nightingale sang, and long after the words of Jesus and Buddha are gone into oblivion the nightingale still will sing. Because it is neither preaching nor commanding nor urging. It is just singing. And in the beginning was not a Word, but a chirrup.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    Nothing so fretful, so despicable as a Scribbler, see what I am, & what a parcel of Scoundrels I have brought about my ears, & what language I have been obliged to treat them with to deal with them in their own way;Mall this comes of Authorship.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)