Definition of Sprachgefühl in English:

Sprachgefühl

noun

  • 1[mass noun] Intuitive feeling for the natural idiom of a language:

    ‘it's not genes or culture but Sprachgefühl that sets the French apart from the Finns, and the Russians from the Romanians’
    1. 1.1 The essential character of a language:
      ‘each language has its own personality, or Sprachgefühl, which limits its speakers to a certain mode of thought’

Origin

German, from Sprache speech, a language + Gefühl feeling.

Pronunciation:

Sprachgefühl

/ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl/