Definition of language school in US English:

language school


  • An educational institution where foreign languages are taught.

    ‘I am studying Spanish at a language school in Santiago’
    • ‘I went to Middlebury because they have a language school there.’
    • ‘They are exploiting a loophole in the education system which allows people enrolled in language schools to work for 20 hours.’
    • ‘Here at Victoria, the Spanish programme is the fastest growing of all the language schools.’
    • ‘Who ever heard of a 91-year-old going to language school?’
    • ‘The agency arranges host-family accommodation for a number of language schools who organise for foreign students to travel there.’