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Perth, Australia
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Languages other than English on the rise in Australia

A recent news report by Xinhua said that according to Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), “the number of people who speak a language other than English at home has increased by 10 percent during a five-year period.” The figure is released in the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) 2008 Year Book, and it says: 16 percent of Australians – or 3.1 million – speak a language other than English at home, which [...]

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