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Second language
also called Additional language and has one more synonym

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  1. (L2) is any language learned after the first language or mother tongue (L1)

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. In pedagogy, a distinction is often made between 'second language' and foreign language, the latter being learned for use in an area where that language is not generally spoken

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  3. Some languages, often called auxiliary languages, are used primarily as second languages or lingua francas

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  4. quite possible that the first language a person learns may no longer be their dominant language, that is, the one he or she uses most or the one with which he or she is most comfortable in

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  5. For example, the Canadian census defines first language for its purposes as "the first language learned in childhood and still spoken", recognizing that for some, the earliest language may be lost, a process known as language attrition

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