Can you say Squid Game in Korean? TV show fuels demand for east Asian language learning

  Japanese and Korean are in top five choices in UK this year at online platform Duolingo Whether it’s down to Squid Game or kawaii culture, fascination with Korea and Japan is fuelling a boom in learning east Asian languages. Japanese is the fastest growing language to be learned in the UK this year on the online platformDuolingo , and Korean is the fourth fastest. Most of the interest is driven by cultural issues, the firm said in its 2021 Duolingo language report, which will be published tomorrow and analyses how the 20 million downloads of its platform are used. Continue reading... .. Full story on theguardian.com 

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