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How has this language, which was originally spoken by a single nation, become the most commonly used in international relations and transactions? If English is now the dominant language, it ..
Back when I was in year 11, I was placed in a neighbouring high school’s P.E Department, where I first experienced school life from a teacher’s perspective, apprehensively stepping foot in ..
English has changed enormously over the centuries due to migration, more than any other language, and we estimate that as much as 29% of all English words derive directly from French. These ..
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1. What have you learnt with OISE (http://www.oise.com/) (other than English?)
I've met a lot of different people during my stays here, and made good friends from throughout the world. I re ..
Direct, cheeky and mischievous, Cambodians love to laugh and have a wicked sense of humour. Some say the last step to mastering a language is to be able to deliver a joke and while I’m still some ..
1. The official language of international organisations
French is the official language of 33 countries worldwide and is the second most popular language to learn, following English. It is ..