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A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's language with the indigenous language of the people being dominated
A language that is unrelated to any other languages and therefore not attached to any language family
A collection of languages within a branch that share a common origin in the relatively recent past and display relatively few differences in grammar and vocabulary
A form of speech that adopts a simplified grammar and limited vocabulary of a lingua franca, used for communications among speakers of two different languages
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