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  • Mar 15, 2012
  • 08:36 PM

Foregoing French and giving up German: Are 'new' languages the answer? (video)

BBC News
As a nation, the UK is often accused of being lazy when it comes to learning different languages - relying instead on people from other countries speaking English. And according to a recent study the situation is getting worse, with only half the number of pupils taking a GCSE in a foreign language compared to 10 years ago. But one school in London is trying to buck the trend, as School Reporters from Kingsford Community School in Beckton report.

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