Question by Elaisa T: How come Filipino language is not considered a romance language?
Spain invaded Philippines for more than 300 years and taught them spanish. And spanish is a romance language. Just inquisitive whether filipino should be considered to be a romance language?

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Answer by Nichole Lasater
Im not an expert at all, but my french teacher says romance languages are languages derived from latin…so maybe if its not directly from latin it doesn’t enumerate?

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