language laboratory

noun
variants: or language lab

Definition of language laboratory

:a room with equipment (such as computers or tape recorders) where people can listen to and practice speaking foreign languages

Word by Word Definitions

language play
  1. : the words, their pronunciation, and the methods of combining them used and understood by a community

  2. : audible, articulate, meaningful sound as produced by the action of the vocal organs

  3. : a systematic means of communicating ideas or feelings by the use of conventionalized signs, sounds, gestures, or marks having understood meanings

laboratory play
  1. : a place equipped for experimental study in a science or for testing and analysis

  2. : a place like a laboratory for testing, experimentation, or practice

  3. : an academic period set aside for laboratory work


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