Posted by pray_the_rosary on .
what do you mean by a "target language"???...
I am not sure of what context this term is being used in, but the most common way I've heard the term used is when it's referring to the language being studied/learned.
For an ESL student, the target language is English.
For a student of French, the target language is French.
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