Ethnologuestates: English is spoken in the United Kingdom and in 104 other countries.
List of languages in English and French names, with a short description where this languages are spoken, with ISO 639-2 language codes.Related Consumer Information:
– The number of second language speakers, Ethnologue says, and no one put that into question, that English is spoken in the United Kingdom and in 104 other countries, well but what is with the other lets say100 countries and regions in the world?
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Natively spoken inPortugalBrazilAngolaMozambiqueCape Verde, andEast Timor; official language in 9 countries (ISO), spoken in 34 countries (E).
German is official language inGermanyAustriaSwitzerlandLiechtensteinandItaly(South Tyrol); 5 countries (ISO), spoken in 40 other countries (E).
In this context there are various zealous debates, disputes and discussions about following points:
Curiosity: English language does not have official status inAustralia, theUnited Kingdom, and theUnited States.
in Thai: ภาษาไต – p̣hs̛̄ tay, literal: language Thai
with the expansion of the former Spanish Empire (Spain), the language spread around the world, it is official language in 21 countries (ISO), spoken in 44 countries (E);Mexicocontains the largest population of Spanish speakers.
In how many countries people speak…?
(That was not a joke, because English is a West Germanic language.)
The ISO 3166-1 code lists 83 countries and regions with English as official language.
Modern Standard Hindi is a standardised variety of the Hindustani language.
́ ́ – russkij jazyk; literal: Russian language
Official language inBangladesh(ISO), spoken in 8 other countries (E).
without several million speakers of other Chinese dialects.
Official and National Languages of the World by Continent:
What are the most spoken languages in the world?
official language in MainlandChinaHong KongMacaoSingaporeandTaiwan.
with an updated Top 20 list of the most widely spoken languages by First language speakers.
It is one of the official languages inIndia(as Hindi, Urdu) and inPakistan(as Urdu).
official language inJapanand spoken in Japanese emigrant communities around the world.
based on various data sources, but they give an overview of which languages are most used worldwide.
– Should the more than fifteen dialects of spoken Arabic, defined by geographical areas, considered as one Language?
español (Spanish) and castellano (Castilian)
National languages ofThailandandLaos. The Tai-Kadai languages, also known as Kadai, Kradai, or Kra-Dai languages, and in China as Zhuang-Dong languages, are a tonal language family found in southernChinaand Southeast Asia.
On this page you will find answers to this questions. The figures below are more or less reasonable assumptions
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– Should the various dialects of spoken Chinese considered as one Language?
– Should English considered to be a German dialect?
and cultivating a cosmopolitan consciousness.
English is the official language of only seven countries.
Made to improve cross-cultural understanding, global awareness,
Official language in 26 countries (ISO), spoken (in various dialects) in the Middle east, north Africa, Arabian Peninsula and other Islamic countries.
is spoken as a first language inFrance, French-speakingSwitzerland, in parts ofBelgium, (Brussels),Monaco, and in parts ofCanada, (Quebec), and by French communities elsewhere. Official language in 40 countries (ISO), spoken in 54 countries (E)
Languages of Australia and the Pacifics
Most widely spoken of the Slavic languages, spoken inRussiaBelarusKazakhstan, andKyrgyzstan, official (or co-official) language in 4 countries (ISO), spoken in 31 countries (E).
English is the most widely used second and learning language in the world used for international communication in various fields like aviation, business, internet, science and technology to name only some.
And here we come to the problem with
spoken inNorth KoreaSouth Korea; one of two official languages in the Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, Jilin Province, China.
This numbers vary utmost from source to source, e.g.:
(Michael Lerner, President, Learn the for IBM)
(ISO 3166-1 Codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions.)
– The number of official languages of countries.
Mega languages around the World – List of Chinese, English, Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, and French speaking countries.
has been widely dispersed around the world, it is official language in 83 countries/regions (ISO), spoken in 105 other countries (E).