[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #28197: Fallback Languages

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#28197: Fallback Languages
 Reporter:  downstairsdev  |       Owner:
     Type:  enhancement    |      Status:  reopened
 Priority:  normal         |   Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  I18N           |     Version:  4.0
 Severity:  normal         |  Resolution:
 Keywords:                 |     Focuses:

Comment (by cvedovini):

 Replying to [comment:48 ocean90]:
 > A translatable string doesn't seem to be the right way for this as it
 doesn't cover all use cases. Example: I speak English, Spanish and German.
 If German isn't available I'd like to have it fall back to Spanish. A
 translation team would probably never specify this. It needs to be a user
 choice IMO.

 I agree and I think this particular use-case should be handled with a

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/28197#comment:50>
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