A hundred years ago, a Polish physician created a language that anyone could learn easily. The hope was to bring the world closer together. Today Esperanto speakers say it’s helpful during travel.

Source: www.npr.org

Can an invented language designed to be a Lingua Franca be someone’s mother tongue?  Of course it can be, even in the accents might carry some regionalized variations.  

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