Translation of "lingua franca" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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lingua francanoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌlɪŋ.ɡwə ˈfræŋ.kə/ us /ˌlɪŋ.ɡwə ˈfræŋ.kə/

a language used for communication between groups of people who speak different languages

(母語不同的人交流用的)通用語,混合語
The international business community sees English as a lingua franca. 國際商界將英語視為通用語言。

(Translation of “lingua franca” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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