Uses of English
The English is the third most spoken language in the world in terms of the number of native speakers and the second are also speakers that they have it as a second language. It is official in 53 countries, including the United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the former British colonies. It has become the lingua franca of today.
The French spoken in France, Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Monaco, Canada and the territories of the former French colonies. French is official in 29 countries. Currently about 75 million people have it as a mother tongue and more than double speak it as a second language. French is still the second language of international relations, and is official in numerous institutions, such as the European Union, the UN, NATO, etc.