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26th May 2017, 14:07

Why are so many Sri Lankans learning Chinese?

BBC report produced by Simon Atkinson and filmed by Saraskanth TK.

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2nd May 2017, 15:36

Six ways you speak French every day without realising it

Michael Rosen, Dr Laura Wright and Dr Richard Ashdowne discuss on Radio 4

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9th April 2017, 13:08

Scheme extended to encourage foreign language take up in Wales

The BBC reports that addressing a serious decline in the number of Welsh pupils learning foreign languages is "urgent", an academic has warned.

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4th April 2017, 13:49

China sets target for 80% of citizens to speak Mandarin by 2020

China sets target for 80% of citizens to speak Mandarin by 2020 reports the BBC.

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16th March 2017, 08:48

Learning a language should be compulsory in NI schools, says report

Learning a language should be compulsory in schools, says report By Robbie Meredith BBC News NI Education Correspondent

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17th October 2016, 09:47

Plan now to avoid post-Brexit languages crisis, say MPs

By Judith Burns Education reporter, BBC

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28th June 2016, 14:42

The perils of auto-translation: eating the carpet is strictly prohibited

From the BBC by Mark Smith, Technology of Business reporter

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27th June 2016, 15:14

How the British military became a champion for language learning

Article in The Conversation: by Wendy Ayres-Bennett, Professor of French Philology and Linguistics at the University of Cambridge.

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9th April 2016, 08:36

British Psychological Society’s podcast explores whether psychology can help us learn a new language

Research showing the benefits of music training to language learning, and how it may be possible to boost your learning of foreign words while you sleep.

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7th March 2016, 17:16

Are children really better at foreign language learning?

It might seem that children have an easier time picking up foreign languages, but there are ways that adults can be as strong, or stronger, than children, says Anne Merritt, writing in The Telegraph

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