Other main language spoken in unison with Lebanese include Classical Arabic, French, English, Aramaic and Hebrew. Armenian is also taught and spoken in the country.

What Are the Linguistic Demographics?

Many individuals living in Lebanon are multilingual. The most common languages spoken, in conjunction with Lebanese Arabic, include English, French, and Armenian. Within Lebanon itself, there are a number of dialects, which are generally split between the north and south of the country.

What Are Some Common Useful Phrases?

Some useful phrases in Lebanese Arabic include "Ahla w sahla", meaning "welcome", "kifak", meaning "how are you?" and "esmi" to introduce yourself by name.

Which Minority Languages Are Spoken?

The minority languages spoken in the country include French, English, and Italian.

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