The language of business

Business practices

English is, by far, the dominant language of the Falkland Islands, although there are also some Spanish speakers.

Falkland Islands English is distinct in accent, as well as word usage. While colloquialisms found in the United Kingdom and its territories are often in use, a few words are distinct to the islands. For example camp, derived from the Spanish word for countryside, refers to all parts of the Islands that are not the town of Stanley.


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