Some interesting facts about France and the French language….

  • There are 65,630,692 habitants living in France and its 5 overseas regions!
  • 20% of French territory is not in Europe!
  • France is the most visited country in the world with 75 million tourists per year!
  • France’s 5 biggest cities are: 1. Paris 2. Marseille 3. Lyon 4. Toulouse 5. Nice!
  • 256 million people speak French worldwide!
  • French is the only language (except English) taught in every country in the world!
  • French is the official working language of the UN, EU, NATO, UNESCO, International Olympic Committee and International Red Cross!
  • There are many famous French speaking celebrities including: Johnny Depp, Jodie Foster, Bradley Cooper, JK Rowling, Johnny Wilkinson, Eddie Izzard, John Malkovich and Emma Thompson!


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