Why learn English? Did you know...

Did you know that of all the world's languages (over 2,700) English is arguably the richest in vocabulary; and that the Oxford English Dictionary lists about 500,000 words, and a further half-million technical and scientific terms remain uncatalogued?

Did you know that the main language used throughout the world on the internet is English, and that 80% of what's stored in the world's computers is in English?

Did you know that more than half of the world's technical and scientific periodicals are in English?

Did you know that 5 of the largest broadcasting companies in the world (CBS, NBC, ABC, BBC and CBC) transmit in English, reaching millions and millions of people all over the world?


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