More than 3,000 languages are spoken in the world.Of all these languages,English is _46_used.When it is used ,the English language has also _47_many new words from other languages.For example ,Americans borrowed "cookbook"from _48_.They also borrowed "tofu"and "knowtow"from Chinese.
As we know,there are _49_between western culture and Chinese culture.We can learn about those by comparing how certain words are used.For example , "you are a lucky dog"_50_you are a lucky person. _51_ a person who is ill,they say, "sick as a dog".On _52_hand,Chinese people love cats very much .But in western culture, "cat 'is sometimes used to describe a woman _53_is cruel.The rose is _54_a symbol of love in both China and some western countries.People think the rose _55_love,peace ,courage and friendship.
China, a country _56_the largest population in the world ,has encouraged more people to learn English._57_the 1990s,English learning has been very _ 58_with Chinese people .Many of them have done well in English and have made great progress in _59_it.
Now ,students are required to learn English,and the study of English is regarded as a very important industry in China _60_om the rest of the world .The English language has played an important part in our lives.