Spanish is an Aryan language and it is the third mostly spoken language in the world. It is the official language of many respective international organizations such as the United Nations, European Union and Organization of American States.
Spanish is the native language of at least 430 million people on the earth. Also, it has the second place after Mandarin among the most spoken languages in the world.
Spanish is spoken as the official language in 21 countries. Some of these countries are:
- Dominican Republic
It is the second most spoken language in United States of America, but it is not accepted as an official language in that country. Learning Spanish is harder when compared with English. The hard spellings in the language, irregular verbs and differences in conjugations are the factors that make Spanish a tough language to learn.
As Spain has established colonies in Africa for long years; it is seen that many countries speak Spanish in those regions too. Spanish is mostly spoken in South America, followed by Europe and Africa.