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Alex N asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 2 months ago

Language is the soul of a nation, do you agree?

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    No.            

  • Jane
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    No. It's only a means of expression used by humans.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Language is the soul of a nation.  Do you agree?

    No, I don't think I'd say that.

  • 2 months ago

    I see some problems with that. What is a nation? Are there multilingual nations? What about nations split by cultural rifts, maybe even civil wars about world views?

    And what about languages spoken by more than one nation? Do they all have the same soul?

    Actually, a nation is the sum of its individuals. The sum of their souls may be the nation's soul.

  • ?
    Lv 5
    2 months ago

    By "nation" you mean tribe/ethnicity?

    Pretty much

    If you confine your thoughts to just that which can be said in English, you will never truly understand the Dutch or Germans. Some things are impossible to translate, depending on which languages you are translating between

    Every real language holds wisdom, mentality, insights, tradition, viewpoints...that (some) other languages lack.

    Source(s): Dutch, speaking German, English, French and Esperanto
  • ?
    Lv 4
    2 months ago

    No.  It's just how people in the nation communicate.

  • ?
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Nope.  Language is simply the means a culture or nation communicates with each other.

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