llengües vehiculars

English translation: vehicular languages

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Catalan term or phrase:llengües vehiculars
English translation:vehicular languages
Entered by: C. Roman

19:18 Nov 27, 2006
Catalan to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Linguistics
Catalan term or phrase: llengües vehiculars
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C. Roman
Spain
Local time: 09:46
vehicular languages
Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lingua_franca
A lingua franca is any language widely used beyond the population of its native speakers (....)
A related concept is that of a “vehicular language.” It is defined as a basic linguistic structure for proposed “international auxiliary languages,” for example, the use of an Indo-European language, or Indo-European itself, in the development of Esperanto. This is discussed in Umberto Eco's, “The Search for the Perfect Language,” Blackwell Publishers, 1995, p. 330 ff.

Another explanation:
http://computing-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Vehicular ...
lingua franca
(redirected from Vehicular language)...
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Fabio Descalzi
Uruguay
Local time: 04:46
Grading comment
Moltes gràcies!
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3 +2vehicular languages
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vehicular languages


Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lingua_franca
A lingua franca is any language widely used beyond the population of its native speakers (....)
A related concept is that of a “vehicular language.” It is defined as a basic linguistic structure for proposed “international auxiliary languages,” for example, the use of an Indo-European language, or Indo-European itself, in the development of Esperanto. This is discussed in Umberto Eco's, “The Search for the Perfect Language,” Blackwell Publishers, 1995, p. 330 ff.

Another explanation:
http://computing-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Vehicular ...
lingua franca
(redirected from Vehicular language)...

Fabio Descalzi
Uruguay
Local time: 04:46
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Moltes gràcies!

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