In this Jan. 24, 2013 photo, Carline cameau Fils-Aime teaches Creole at the Louverture Cleary School, which also teaches French, English and Spanish, in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti. Haitian Creole, ... more 
In this Jan. 24, 2013 photo, Carline cameau Fils-Aime teaches Creole at the Louverture Cleary School, which also teaches French, English and Spanish, in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti. Haitian Creole, which grew out of a mix of 18th-century French and West African languages, is the nation’s lingua franca, but it wasn’t until 1961 that it joined French as one of the country’s two official tongues. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dieu Nalio Chery
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