Of course, if you are reading our wiki pages, your most likely to speek English, but here is some facts about the English history!

  • English is a West Germanic language spoken originally in England, and is now the most widely used language in the world.

  • It is spoken as a first language by a majority of populations of several nations, including the United Kingdom , the United States, Canada, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand and a number of Caribbean nations.

  • It is the third most common native language in the world, after Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.

  • The ultimate origins of English lie in Indo-European, a family of languages consisting of most of the languages of Europe.
  • Another name for old English is Anglo - Saxon.
  • As you should know, London, England are holding the 2012 olympic games! What an achievment!