Did you know that the world’s most widely spoken languages are: Mandarin Chinese, English, Spanish, Hindi, Arabic, Bengali, Russian, Portuguese, Japanese, German and French.

It is estimated that 75% of the world’s population does not speak English. Yet, English has become the business lingua franca of the modern world.   And bizarrely more people speak English as a second or foreign language than those who speak it as a first language! 

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