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Lingua francas.

Here are entered works discussing auxiliary, sometimes mixed, languages used among groups having no other language in common. Works discussing languages resulting from the intermingling of phonological, grammatical and/or lexical elements from different languages in areas of intensive language contact are entered under the heading Languages, Mixed. Works discussing lingua francas which are native to none of those using them and are characterized by a simplified grammar and often mixed vocabulary are entered under the heading Pidgin languages. Works discussing pidgin languages that have become established as the native language of a speech community are entered under the heading Creole dialects.

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Broader term:Narrower term:Used for:
  • Contact vernaculars
  • Linguae francae
  • Trade languages
  • Vehicular languages
Filed under: Pidgin languages Filed under: Creole dialects Filed under: Creole dialects -- History Filed under: Chinook Wawa language Filed under: Chinook Wawa language -- Dictionaries -- EnglishFiled under: Chinook Wawa language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.Filed under: Chinook Wawa language -- GrammarFiled under: Creole dialects -- Physiological aspects Filed under: Creole dialects, Danish -- TextsFiled under: Creole dialects, English Filed under: Creole dialects, French -- Louisiana -- Fiction Filed under: Pidgin English -- Hawaii

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Filed under: Languages in contact -- BoliviaFiled under: Languages in contact -- Congresses Filed under: Bilingualism -- Congresses Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- Congresses Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- China -- CongressesFiled under: Education, Bilingual -- United States -- CongressesFiled under: Language attrition -- CongressesFiled under: Bilingualism -- North America -- CongressesFiled under: Languages in contact -- North America -- Congresses Filed under: Languages in contact -- England -- History -- To 1500Filed under: Languages in contact -- EuropeFiled under: Languages in contact -- Netherlands Filed under: Bilingualism -- Canada Filed under: Bilingualism -- Canada -- History Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- Ontario Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- United StatesFiled under: Bilingualism

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