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Definición de “lingua franca” en inglés

lingua franca

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˌlɪŋ.ɡwəˈfræŋ.kə/ us  
a language used for communication between groups of people who speak different languages but not between members of the same group: The international business community sees English as a lingua franca.
(Definition of lingua franca from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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by Liz Walter​,
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As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

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