[lg policy] As China grows, its language spreads globally

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Thu Feb 4 15:42:22 UTC 2010

Forwarded From: edling at lists.sis.utsa.edu


As China grows, its language spreads globally

With the rapid economic growth of China, the Chinese language is
getting increasingly popular with students across the world causing a
surge in the number of learning centres of the language globally.

Preliminary statistics show that approximately 40 million non-Chinese
worldwide have learned Chinese as a foreign language, Beijing Review

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