Geographies of language diffusionÊ
FRANCE PORTUGAL SPAIN
a. French-language signs in French Guiana remind people to vote French Guiana became a French colony in the 17th century and has been an overseas department of France since 1946.
b. A waiter in a restaurant in Buenos Aires, Argentina Buenos Aires means good air or fair winds in Spanish.
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Published on Sep 3, 2013