Results for: Francophone

In Definitions

What is a Francophone?

A francophone is someone who speaks French, especially as his or her main language. Francophone means 'French-speaking'. A person who speaks French, especially anative speaker (MORE)
In Calgary

Is Calgary francophone?

No. The majority of people speak English. Street signs and billboards are in English but just like everywhere else in Canada things like cereal boxes will have both languages (MORE)
In Belgium

Why is Belgium a francophone?

It isn't. Belgium is bilinguistic: around 60% of the people speak Dutch (together with the people from Holland, but with a very different accent), around 40% of the Belgians s (MORE)
In Definitions

What does the meaning francophone?

Francophone means French-speaking. For instance, Belgium is a francophone country as French is an official language there.
In Languages and Cultures

What are francophone countries?

Francophone countries are countries that speak french originally. They are NOT countries that are learning to speak french.
In France

Why is Monaco a francophone country?

Monaco is a francophone country because it is entirely surrounded by France. Therefore, people in Monaco speak French.
In France

Why is Monaco part of the Francophone community?

the territory of Monaco is an enclave in the south of France, near Nice. It has a 4.5 km-long border with France ; most people working in Monaco are living in the neighboring (MORE)
In Society and Civilization

Why do Francophones have collective rights?

they have collective rights cause they are a minority language group in every province except Quebec (where you would find collective rights for anglophones).
In Europe

What are the francophone in Europe?

"Francophone" means French-speaking. Apart from France and Monaco having French as the official language; Belgium, Switzerland and Luxembourg all have francophone populatio (MORE)