Re: HS2 and the Galileo replacement
Usually there are 4% clever people and 96% not so clever.
How many Europeans can speak english?
How many English can speak a foreign language
You make an excellent point. If it weren't for the cleverness and success of those original English merchants in making English the language of international commerce and interchange we might all have to learn lots of languages. Even, heaven forbid, French!
Well done the clever English.