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New UK report on languages

UK Report on languages

British Academy issues warning over UK monolingualism

The British Academy has warned of a "vicious circle of monolingualism" in the UK after applications for undergraduate language courses fell for the second year in a row.

In a report, Languages: The State of the Nation, the body says that despite rising global demand for language skills, too few UK students are studying too narrow a range of courses at university.

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