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Lingua Franca

Thursday 8 November 2007 23:00-23:15 (Radio 3)

Michael Rosen concludes his exploration of the ways Europeans speak.

Duration:

15 minutes

Playlist:

12/12. Standards and Flags

In his last essay about Europe and its languages, Michael Rosen explores the way standard British English is maintained, finds out about linguistic legislation, and asks whether there's a future for learning modern European languages in an English-dominated world.




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