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Docs: English In The East: Part One 14 Feb 12

February 14th, 2012

Episode 190 of 1501 episodes

English has been the dominant global language for a century, but is it the language of the future in rising South East Asia? In the first of two documentary programmes Jennifer Pak visits Malaysia and Singapore, two countries where colonial ties to the English language are loosening.

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