- native speaker
- nouna speaker of a particular language who has spoken that language since earliest childhood-
native speakers of French
* * *noun, pl ⋯ -ers [count]: a person who learned to speak the language of the place where they were born as a child rather than learning it as a foreign language
She's a native speaker of Swahili.
That kind of mistake is rarely made by native speakers.
* * *ˌnative ˈspeaker [native speaker native speakers] nouna person who speaks a language as their first language and has not learned it as a foreign language
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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native speaker — n someone who has learned a particular language as their first language, rather than as a foreign language →non native speaker ▪ For the spoken language, students are taught by native speakers. native speaker of ▪ a native speaker of English … Dictionary of contemporary English
Native Speaker — Author(s) Chang Rae Lee … Wikipedia
Native Speaker — ist ein Begriff aus dem Englischen für „Muttersprachler“, zusammengesetzt aus den englischen Wörtern native für „geboren“, „heimisch“ oder „natürlich“ und speaker für „Sprecher“, „Redner“ oder „Referent“. Mit Native Speaker umschreibt man heute… … Deutsch Wikipedia
native speaker — native speakers N COUNT A native speaker of a language is someone who speaks that language as their first language rather than having learned it as a foreign language. Our programme ensures daily opportunities to practice your study language with … English dictionary
native speaker — noun count * someone who has learned a particular language from the time they began to speak … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
native speaker — ► NOUN ▪ a person who has spoken the language in question from earliest childhood … English terms dictionary
native speaker */ — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms native speaker : singular native speaker plural native speakers someone who has learnt a particular language from the time that they began to speak … English dictionary
Native Speaker — Na|tive Spea|ker 〈[nɛıtıv spi:kə(r)] m.; s, 〉 jmd., der die Sprache, in der eben gesprochen wird od. von der die Rede ist, als Muttersprache hat, Muttersprachler [engl., „eingeborener, einheimischer Sprecher“] * * * Na|tive Spea|ker [ neɪtɪv… … Universal-Lexikon
native speaker — noun A person who grew up with a particular language as their mother tongue. a native speaker of English See Also: native speaking … Wiktionary
native speaker — /neɪtɪv ˈspikə/ (say naytiv speekuh) noun a person who speaks a particular language as their native tongue: a native speaker of French … Australian English dictionary