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Example sentences for lingua franca

But researchers have recently found that clicks are far more prevalent in the world's lingua franca than had been thought.
It isn't music or movies or pizza that is the lingua franca of the globe.
It is also, however, exposing a long-term shortage of local university graduates fluent in the world's lingua franca.
Memoirs about language-learning reflect the fear of a world flattened by the new lingua franca.

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