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How many people speak Spanish in the United States?
Prediction: _______________ Actual: ___________
The U.S. Hispanic population has grown ______% in the last decade.
Prediction: ______ Actual: ________
What percentage of the Western Hemisphere speaks Spanish?
Prediction: _________ Actual: __________
How many Spanish speakers are there inthe world?
Prediction: ________________ Actual: __________
What states have the largest percentage of Spanish speakers? ________________________________________________
In 2007, more than 34 million U.S. citizens spoke Spanish as their primarylanguage. In Prince George’s County, over ______________ residents reported thatSpanish was the primary language spoken in their homes.
Spanish can give you a
over the competition in today’s job market. Due to the increase in the Spanish-speaking population in the U.S.,knowing ____________________ will continue to become more and more valuable.Individuals that are ______________ have more ___________ _________ and can make _________ ___________ in the long run that people who only know one language.
What kind of jobs can you get if you speak a second language?
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Prince George’s County requires at least _______ ________ of a foreign language asa requirement for graduation from high school. Increasing numbers of collegesand universities are requiring ____ to ______ ________ of foreign language study inhigh school as a pre-requisite for admission or acceptance.