Everything you could possibly want to know about the English language with maps, a video and then wider information.With technology you can get a far better picture of what a language actually is than ever before. Just go to this link on Vox. English has more non native speakers than native speakers, a myriad of accents and dialects, and literature from numerous cultures and yet our impression is often that English is some static language which has one source. The maps explain its origin and then its global usage. I got the link from the We Are Teachers Facebook page .It ‘s a great resource for the classroom so that students can see and understand how and where English is being used and exactly how the language came about. The video gives you some idea of the numerous British accents. If you are interested to know the most widely spoken languages, the top 10 are on Daily News Dig.