3.1.1 Language of Page Level A

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Conformance Levels


The default human language of each Web page can be programmatically determined.

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Questions & Answers

Can I specify the language of specific parts of my page?

As an example, let's suppose I want to write the following. 'The french word bonjour means hello in english.' My sites language is english, but I would like screen readers to know that 'bonjour' is written in french. Is that something I should even bother...

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