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English the Lingua Franca of China?

English the Lingua Franca of China?

Publish Date:  August 22, 2011 Source:  The National Author:  Daniel Bardsley Andy writes a reasonably good account of his recent skiing trip, for someone just eight years old. “I reached the top of the snow and looked down. Wow! It’s so cliffy! I carefully skied down. Suddenly I fell over. It […]

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Corporate China Speaks Business

Corporate China Speaks Business

Publish Date:  July 23, 2015 Source:  Asia Outlook Author:  Emily Jarvis …English is the de facto language of trade, commerce and international politics for its association with cultural neutrality. Culturally and linguistically different countries, like China and India for example, naturally lean on English to communicate with each other. English is […]

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