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Largest European Country
Polish is the official language of Poland, which has a population of 39 million people. There are big Polish-speaking communities in Argentina, Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Lithuania, the UK, the Ukraine, the US and Russia (among many other countries)
French speakers worldwide
Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, the Ivory Coast, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, France, Haiti, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mali, Monaco, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Switzerland, Togo and Vanuatu.
Catalan is spoken in the Aragon, Balearic Islands, Catalonia, Murcia and Valencia autonomous communities of Spain, the country of Andorra, the Roussillon region of France, and the city of Alghero in Sardinia, Italy.
longest Italian word
Official language of Italy, San Marino, Vatican City, Switzerland, and the Western Istria region of Slovakia and Croatia.
German speakers worldwide
Germany, Austria, Belgium and Luxembourg. German is also an official language in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
speak a variation of Chinese as their first language.
Used in Mainland China, Malaysia (in official publications), and Singapore
Used broadly in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and is still used by Chinese communities around the world.
Outside of Japan, Japanese is spoken in small communities mostly located amongst Japanese islands and other slightly more distant islands as well as in Brazil, South Korea, Taiwan, Hawaii and the US.
Spanish spears in Latin America
There are 20 Spanish-speaking countries: Argentina, Spain, Costa Rica, Bolivia, Cuba, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Uruguay, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela.
Portuguese speakers around the world
Portuguese is an official language in ten countries and territories, including Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Portugal, Guinea-Bissau, East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Macau, Cape Verde, and São Tomé and Príncipe.
Tulips produced annually
Dutch is spoken in the Netherlands, Belgium (Flanders) and Suriname. Dutch is also an official language of Aruba, Curaçao and St Maarten.
Over 2000 castles and chateaux in the Czech Republic
Czech is spoken in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Portugal, Poland and Germany.
The Romanian Language is about 1,700 years old. Of course, it has changed quite a bit since then.
As well as Romania, it is widely spoken in the Republic of Moldova, and is the official language there (although known as 'Moldovan'). It is also spoken by more than 100,000 people in Ukraine, Serbia & Montenegro, Greece, Russia, the United States, and Hungary.
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