It is one of the most spoken languages in the world right now although others are quickly catching up. The English language is the lingua franca nowadays due to it being spoken by some of the most powerful nations on Earth. But of course, there are a lot more to it than the history books will tell you and we want to focus on some of the most important aspects when it comes to English.
So here are our samples. How old is the English language believed to be? The history of the English language really started with the arrival of three Germanic tribes who invaded Britain during what century? Approximately how many native speakers are there in the world right now? Find out more in our trivia.