How many languages do you know?
Did you know that worldwide there are more than 6000 languages? And that Dutch ranks as one of the 40 most spoken languages in the world? Dutch isn’t the only language spoken in The Netherlands, however. Our country is home to many other languages: from Frisian to Turkish, English to Berber, Arabic to Limburgian, the Netherlands are a multilingual hotspot. Come and test your knowledge of the Netherlands’ many languages in our quiz. How many languages will you be able to recognise?
Suitable for all ages, but most fun for children aged 6 and older
Researchers involved: Gerrit Jan Kootstra, Chantal van Dijk, Elly Koutamanis, Christa van Mourik and Sharon Unsworth, Centre for Language Studies, Radboud University
6 years and over