New form of English emerging

“China’s emergence as a 21st century superpower will change the way English is used internationally, according to language experts at the University of Melbourne. In a book published last week, Melbourne Graduate School of Education researchers Professor Joseph LoBianco and Dr Jane Orton argue that the world’s communications profile will change dramatically because of increased English language learning in China and increased Chinese language learning in the rest of the world …” (more)

[University World News, 20 December]

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