1 Jul, 2015 @ 10:35
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More Spanish speakers in US than in Spain

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speak spanishNEW figures reveal the USA is now the second largest Spanish-speaking nation after Mexico.

It is only outstripped by Mexico which has 121 million Spanish speakers.

In a study by Instituto Cervantes, it has been revealed that there are 41 million American Spanish speakers – and 11.6 million bilinguals.

And Spain’s population is just 46 million, comparatively minor.

It is predicted that there will be 138 million Spanish speakers in the US by 2050.

Iona Napier

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