What language do you use at home is it English or Filipino or any other language?

What language do they use at home is it English or Filipino?

The Philippines is so diversified in language that not one is identified by the majority of Filipino adults as the language they speak at home. “native Tagalogs,” instead of “native Filipinos.” Cebuano is cited as home language by 26.7 percent.

Do you think the English we use in the Philippines is one variety of English language?

Philippine English is a legitimate nativized variety of English. While it shares some of the linguistic properties ascribed to other varieties of English, especially those used in Asia, it has features that are unique to it. …

Which language is spoken most in world?

English is the largest language in the world, if you count both native and non-native speakers. If you count only native speakers, Mandarin Chinese is the largest. Mandarin Chinese is the largest language in the world when counting only first language (native) speakers.

Which is the official language of our state?

28 States of India and their Capitals and Languages

States Capital Official Language
Tamil Nadu Chennai Tamil
Telangana Hyderabad Telugu
Tripura Agartala Bengali, English & Kokborok
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow Hindi

Does the census ask about language?

We ask one question about whether people speak a language other than English at home, what language they speak, and how well they speak English to create a profile of the languages spoken in communities.

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Is Filipino a dying language?

According to the Summer Institute of Linguistics (SIL), the Philippines has 183 living languages—almost 96 percent of which are indigenous. The SIL lists 11 of these as “dying,” while 28 are “in trouble.” Two Aeta languages, Dicamay Agta and Villa Viciosa Agta, are already extinct.

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