TARGET LANGUAGE

1. The second language that a person learns. 2. The language a translation has been made or is in. Compare source language. Target language is selected when one needs it some way or the other.

TARGET LANGUAGE: "Italian is Joe's target language."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TARGET LANGUAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/target-language/ (accessed April 4, 2020).
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