Basic English

noun a simplified form of English limited to 850 selected words, intended for international communication.

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  • Basic English — noun a simplified form of English proposed for use as an auxiliary language for international communication; devised by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards • Hypernyms: ↑artificial language * * * ˌBasic ˈEnglish 7 [Basic English] noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Basic English — Basic English, also known as Simple English, is an English based controlled language created (in essence as a simplified subset of English) by linguist and philosopher Charles Kay Ogden as an international auxiliary language, and as an aid for… …   Wikipedia

  • Basic English — ist eine von Charles Kay Ogden geschaffene, vereinfachte Form der Englischen Sprache mit stark verkleinertem Vokabular. Die Englischvariante wird manchmal auch als Plansprache bezeichnet, da diese Form des Englischen einst als Welthilfssprache… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Basic English — n. [B(ritish), A(merican), S(cientific), I(nternational), C(ommercial)] a simplified form of the English language, devised around 1930 by Brit. linguist and writer C. K. Ogden (1889 1957), and proposed for use as an international auxiliary… …   English World dictionary

  • basic-english — ● basic english nom masculin invariable (acronyme de British American Scientific International Commercial) Forme simplifiée de l anglais, à vocation universelle, créée par C. K. Ogden et I. A. Richards vers 1930. (La morphologie et la syntaxe ont …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Basic English — UK / US noun [uncountable] a simple form of English consisting of 850 words, as well as some international and scientific words. It was originally intended for use as an international language …   English dictionary

  • BASIC English — Anglais basic Pour les articles homonymes, voir Basic. L anglais basic (pour British American Scientific International Commercial) est un sous ensemble très restreint (850 mots) de la langue anglaise qui forme en soi une nouvelle langue… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Basic English — a simplified form of English restricted to an 850 word vocabulary and a few rules of grammar, intended esp. as an international auxiliary language and for use in teaching English as a foreign language: devised by Charles Kay Ogden. [1925 30] * *… …   Universalium

  • Basic English — Ba|sic Eng|lish auch: Ba|sic En|glish 〈[bɛısık ı̣ŋglıʃ] n.; ; unz.〉 von C. K. Ogden (1889 1957) entwickelte, vereinfachte Form des Englischen mit 850 Grundwörtern [engl., „Grund Englisch“] * * * Basic English   [ beɪsɪk ɪȖglɪʃ; englisch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Basic English — Ba|sic Eng|lish [ beisik iŋgliʃ] das; <aus gleichbed. engl. basic English, eigtl. »Grundenglisch«> vereinfachte Form des Englischen mit einem Grundwortschatz von 850 Wörtern u. wenig Grammatik (von dem engl. Psychologen C. K. Ogden zur… …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Basic English — /ˌbeɪsɪk ˈɪŋglɪʃ/ (say .baysik ingglish) noun a simplified English with a restricted vocabulary, intended as an international auxiliary language and for use in teaching English …   Australian English dictionary

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