LINGUA FRANCA

a language used commonly between different people whom have different mother tongues, hence they form their own as a compromise in order to communicate.

LINGUA FRANCA: "Local languages which typically take some features from the motor tongue, whilst introducing their own features are called lingua franca."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LINGUA FRANCA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lingua-franca/ (accessed September 21, 2020).
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