The English is coming!: how one language is sweeping the world

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English has fast become the number one language for everything from business and science to diplomacy and social networking. Worldwide, non-native speakers of English now outnumber natives three to one. Through the fascinating stories of 30 English words used and understood in every corner of the globe, The English is Coming takes readers on an eye-opening journey across culture and commerce, war and peace, time and space. Perfect for culture buffs, armchair travellers and language lovers alike.
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subject_facetEnglish language -- Foreign countries
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title_displayThe English is coming! : how one language is sweeping the world
title_fullThe English is coming! : how one language is sweeping the world / Leslie Dunton-Downer ; illustrations by Mary Rhinelander ; maps and graphs by Kris Goodfellow
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