Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Here’s why Scandinavians are so good at speaking English

“In 2014, the Danish were named as the best speakers of English as a second language in the world. Sweden took the crown for two years in a row before that.

Scandinavians recognise that there is a need to learn foreign languages, particularly if they wish to maintain relevancy on the global stage. As English is considered the main international language, there is a particular emphasis put on learning this language, above all others.”

Read more @ http://www.businessinsider.com/why-scandanavians-are-so-good-at-english-2015-10

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