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Docs: English In The East: Part Two 21 Feb 12

February 20th, 2012

Episode 194 of 1365 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 part two, Jennifer Pak visits Hanoi in Vietnam to look at how the country, with a French and Russian colonial history, is now adopting English in preference to Mandarin, despite the growing neighbouring Chinese economy.

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