francophone
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "Francophone."
francophone(
frahng
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kuh
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fon
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (French-speaking)
a. francófono
The francophone world includes many African countries.El mundo francófono incluye muchos países africanos.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (French speaker)
a. el francófono
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la francófona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The majority of the population speaks English, but there are also many francophones.La mayoría de la población habla inglés, pero también hay muchos francófonos.
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