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    which is correct? is it countries who or which speaks english?

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    I would say 'which'. You use 'who' for people.

    not a teacher

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    Quote Originally Posted by tedtmc View Post
    I would say 'which'. You use 'who' for people.

    not a teacher
    Yes, that's right, but it is people who speak English not countries.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    which is correct? is it countries who or which speaks english?
    I agree. A country doesn't speak a language.

    Countries in which English is spoken

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    Countries where English is spoken.

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