Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Foreign Language Fun Facts  Here’s how to say“hello”in 10 different languages: Chinese – ni hao Dutch – hallo French – bonjour German – guten tag Italian – ciao  Over 6,000 languages are spoken in the world today.  English is read from left to right, Chinese is read from top to bottom, and Arabic and Hebrew are read from right to left.  Small translating errors can make a big difference. A Copenhagen airline boasted,“We take your bags and send them in all directions.” A sign at the entrance of a Majorcan shop read, “Here speeching American.”  1 in 5 families in the US speaks a foreign language at home.  The three most widely spoken languages are Chinese, Spanish, and English. Portuguese – ola Russian – privet Spanish – hola Swedish – hej Zuli – sawubona Career InfoGuide Careers in Foreign Language www.woodburnpress.com Copyrighted Material 606-17 WOODBURN PRESS ©Copyright Woodburn Press LLC all rights reserved This digital publication was presented by: