SPANISH LANGUAGE FACTS:
Spanish is spoken by 500 million people with a growing trend 600 million by 2050. Spanish is the second most studied language in the world. The United States has almost 40 million native Spanish speakers.
GERMAN LANGUAGE FACTS:
German is the most-spoken mother tongue in Europe. Globally, German is the 11th most-spoken language, with about 90 million native speakers. German is the third most commonly taught language worldwide. The first printed book was written in German.
RUSSIAN LANGUAGE FACTS:
Russian is considered to be the international language of space, and in the event of an emergency instructions are given to astronauts in Russian. Out of all European native languages it is the largest, and it is the most spoken out of all Slavic languages by a long shot. Overall, it is the 7th most spoken language in the world.
MANDARIN CHINESE FACTS:
Mandarin is the most widely spoken form of Chinese. Around 1 billion people speak Mandarin Chinese around the world. The Mandarin language has more native speakers than any other language. Mandarin Chinese is also one of the six official languages used by the United Nations.