What is a programming language? I'd say it was a pc terminology you could use to create a pc do a sequence of activities. This is why HTML, for example, ISN'T a programming terminology, since it just identifies how published text and pictures should be shown on a web page.
Let's assume, for example, that we want to demonstrate a concept on display (a primary control in most languages). Here's how you would do it in various languages, with notices on where you would use the languages and their pros and cons.