DRAMA: English Facts

Script:

Student 1: Hello, today we will give you some facts about English. Did you know that English is the most widespread language in the world and is more widely spoken and written than any other language?

All students: WOW!

Student 2: Chinese is spoken by the most people. Did you know that over 400 million people are native English speakers.

All students: WOW!

Student 3: Did you know that over 700 million people speak English, as a foreign language?

All students: WOW!

Student 4: Did you know that of all the world’s languages English is has the most number of words. The Oxford English Dictionary lists about half a million words!

All students: WOW!

Student 5: Did you know that the main language used on the internet is English?

All students: WOW!

Student 1: Did you know that most of the information on the world’s computers is in English?

All students: WOW!

Student 2: Did you know that the most used letter in the English alphabet is E. The letter Q is the least used.

All students: WOW!

Student 3: Did you know that shortest complete sentence in the English language is I am.

All students: WOW!

Student 4: Did you know that English is an official language of Hong Kong?

All students: WOW!

Student 5: There are so many words in the English language – for example, here are some other words which mean ‘good’!

Student 1: SUPER!

Student 2: GOOD!

Student 3: FANTASTIC!

Student 4: BRILLIANT!

Student 5: AMAZING!

Student 1: GREAT!

Student 2: SPLENDID!

Student 3: TERRIFIC!

Student 4: MARVELLOUS!

Student 5: SENSATIONAL!

Student 1: EXCELLENT!

Student 2: SUPERB!

Student 3: OUTSTANDING!

Student 4: TREMENDOUS!

Student 5: PERFECT!

Student 1: WONDERFUL!

Student 2: FABULOUS!

Student 3: ACE!

Student 4: DAZZLING!

Student 5: EXCEPTIONAL!

Student 1: MAGNIFICENT!

Student 2: SPECTACULAR!

Student 3: BREATH-TAKING!

Student 4: REMARKABLE!

Student 5: STUNNING!

All students: INCREDIBLE!