[lg policy] Australian politician Bishop: Asian languages are a must

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Thu Dec 8 15:51:01 UTC 2011

Australian politician Bishop: Asian languages are a must

Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party of Australia Julie Bishop talks about her
language policy goals.

"I believe that we should have a much greater focus on a second language. . .
In fact my view is it should be mandatory."

She then goes on to specifically mention Mandarin, Japanese, and Indonesian
as possible languages of focus.

Read more: http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/asian-language-should-be-


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