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language to resourceName where
resourceName is a language supported by HyperCard.
language property returns or sets the language in which HyperCard displays scripts. The default setting is
English, and it’s always available.
To use other languages, a script translator resource must exist in the current stack, any stack later in the message-passing order, or in HyperCard itself.
Contrast this property with
the scriptingLanguage of object, which describes an object's scripting system.
if the language is not "English" then
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A text expression that evaluates to the name of a resource in the current stack, a stack being used, the Home stack, or HyperCard itself.
Resources have different types. Some common resource types used with HyperCard are
HyperTalk DefinitionThe object
HyperCard, or any expression that identifies an object by name, number, or id.
background part 6
card field id 3894
stack "My Stack"
AppleScript DefinitionAn identifiable part of an application, or a thing within an application that can respond to commands.
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