Some of the most popular languages of the world
Today the world speak more than 6,000 languages. In some countries, speak many languages (in India, over 800 languages!) In other major countries in various regions speak different variants or dialects of one language. And in fact, and in another case, a country usually chooses the so-called "official language." In this language is taught in schools, it is used in the government, television and radio. Most people in the world speak Chinese, since China is the most populated country in the world. There are many variants of Chinese, the official language is recognized as Mandarin, which is spoken in the northern and central regions of China. This is the native language of nearly 900 million people. On the second most common language is Spanish, and the third - English. English is the international language, and it means that it is spoken in all corners of the planet.