Quick Answer: Which Country Has Most Bilinguals?

What is the hardest language to learn?

The 6 Hardest Languages For English Speakers To LearnMandarin Chinese.

Interestingly, the hardest language to learn is also the most widely spoken native language in the world.


Another of the hardest languages for English speakers to pick up is also in the top five most spoken world languages: Arabic.





DumiDumi is the world’s least spoken language and one of the rarest.

What countries first language is English?

List of majority native English speaking countriesAntigua and Barbuda.The Bahamas.Barbados.Belize.Canada*Dominica.Grenada.Guyana.More items…

Who is the youngest polyglot?

Timothy DonerOne incredible student, 16-year-old Timothy Doner, is the world’s youngest polyglot, putting all our of language-learning skills to shame.

What is the 1st language?

As far as written languages go, Sumerian and Egyptian seem to have the earliest writing systems and are among the earliest recorded languages, dating back to around 3200BC. But the oldest written language that is still in actual use would probably be Chinese, which first appeared around 1500BC…

Which country speaks worst English?

2020 rankings2020 RankCountry2020 Proficiency Band97Saudi ArabiaVery Low Proficiency98OmanVery Low Proficiency99IraqVery Low Proficiency100TajikistanVery Low Proficiency96 more rows

Which country does not know English?

To narrow down this list, we first looked at the 13 countries where fewer than 10 percent of the population speaks English, according to The Telegraph. These include China, The Gambia, Malawi, Colombia, Swaziland, Brazil, Russia, Argentina, Algeria, Uganda, Yemen, Chile and Tanzania.

Who knows the most languages fluently in the world?

Ziad FazahZiad Fazah, born in Liberia, brought up in Beirut and now living in Brazil, claims to be the world’s greatest living polyglot, speaking a total of 59 world languages. He has been ‘tested’ on Spanish television, where it was not clear just how well he could communicate in some of them.

Is America a bilingual country?

America is not known for being a bilingual country, but rather, for not being willing to learn a second language. Many countries, such as Japan, Taiwan, and Mexico teach English as a second language to students.

Which country speaks least languages?

Countries where people are least likely to be able to speak any foreign language are Hungary (65%), Italy (62%), the UK and Portugal (61% in each), and Ireland (60%).

Which country has more than 700 languages spoken in it more than any other country in the world?

IndonesiaPapua New Guinea has the most languages in the world – over 800. Indonesia isn’t far behind with over 700. Languages are spread unequally throughout the world. That trend is clear whether we’re looking at whole regions or individual countries.

What languages are spoken in the world?

Which Languages Have the Most Speakers?RankLanguageNative Speakers1Mandarin Chinese918 million2Spanish460 million3English379 million4Hindi341 million6 more rows•Feb 15, 2020

What countries are bilingual?

The 55 bilingual countries in the worldNAMERICA – Bilingual countriesOfficial languages1 2 3Canada Haiti ParaguayEnglish / French French / Creole Spanish / Guarani3Dec 22, 2020

How many countries are multilingual?

Most Multilingual Countries In The WorldRussia (24 official languages across all republics)India (23 official languages) … Zimbabwe (16 official languages) … South Africa (11 official languages) … Serbia (7 official languages) … Switzerland (4 national languages) … The Netherlands (4 official languages) … Moldova (4 official languages) … More items…•

Which language has the most dialects?

ChineseIn this sense, Chinese has by far the most dialects and accents simply by law of numbers.