Lingua Franca in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Lingua Franca

a language that is adopted as a common language between speakers that have different native languages

Examples of Lingua Franca in a sentence

The Lingua Franca of the country with two factions of speakers is an accepted mix of Spanish and Italian.  🔊

Because the new city was settled by two different tribes, they had to settle on a Lingua Franca that was a mix of their two native dialects for communication.  🔊

Many countries that have two populations of different linguistics settle on a Lingua Franca, a common language that is a mix of both.  🔊

Whenever one country conquers another, that conquering country usually forces the subjugated to accept their language as their Lingua Franca.  🔊

The Lingua Franca of our country is a mix of all of our languages, which we all agreed to adopt by a vote.  🔊

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