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Chinese, Spanish and English are estimated to be the three most spoken languages in the world. Image: REUTERS/Mike Segar

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More people are estimated to speak Chinese than Spanish, English and Arabic combined. Image: Statista
English is the third most spoken language in the world. Image: REUTERS/Catherine Benson
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