Anonymous asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 1 year ago

Is it true that the French language was a symbol of civilization in the past?

4 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago
    Favorite Answer

    It still is. All language is. Language itself is symbolic of civilization, an oral and aural representation of civilization conceptually.

  • Zirp
    Lv 7
    1 year ago

    Before WW2, it was THE language that had "prestige". All royals spoke it

  • 1 year ago

    At one time, French was the international language of diplomacy. I understand that it is now English, because so few Americans could speak french.

  • 1 year ago

    It was the international language of diplomacy for a while.

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