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Yet again, England have made an early exit from the World Cup, this time not even getting past the group stage. This has sparked another round of soul-searching amongst English football fans, players and pundits alike: what went wrong? One aspect of Briti...

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Languages, The World Cup and Fifa

11 Jun 2010 19:58:37

Just in case anyone could have failed to notice, the World Cup has finally kicked off in South Africa, a nation that can make a fair claim to be truly multilingual. The country has eleven official languages: Afrikaans, English, Ndebele, Northern Sotho, So...

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Imaginative school trips could be the secret weapon to increased take-up of languages at secondary school level. According to The Guardian a growing number of links between sporting organisations and education are making it possible for language students ...

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