Listed below are the languages with the most speakers. If you choose to learn one of these, you will have plenty of people to talk to!
Mandarin Chinese: 1.05 billion
English: 508 million
Hindi: 487 million
Spanish: 417 million
Bengali: 211 millionArabic: 221 million
Russian: 277 million
French: 128 millionPortuguese: 191 million
German: 128 million
Japanese: 126 million
Urdu: 104 million
These figures show the approximate total number of speakers for each language, including native and second language speakers. They do not include the numbers of people who have learnt them as foreign languages. Interested? Get in touch today!