TITLE

Less Yiddish, more Tagalog

PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/10/93, Vol. 114 Issue 18, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the total number of US residents who speak a language other than English in their homes jumped by more than a third to nearly 32 million in the 1980s as a result of a massive influx of immigrants from Asia and Latin America, according to a new Census Bureau survey. Rise in number of Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog, Korean and Vietnamese speakers; Need for `common language,' according to U.S. English, a Washington-based group; How these foreign language speakers also speak English.
ACCESSION #
9305040105

 

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