|The European Education Directory|
Rihanna encourages people to learn the English language
Survey results from over a thousand people, who spoke English as a foreign language (EFL), indicated that more than half learned it to comprehend a celebrity. 10% said that Rihanna was the single factor that encouraged them to pick up studying English. Rihanna came in front of chart rivals Kate Perry and Beyonce who inspired 8% and 7% of EFL speakers respectively.
The study also discovered that Eminem was the most popular male musician capturing 7% of the people learning English essentially to understand what the rapper was singing. Results also showed that 22% of the EFL speakers that learned English were to understand what US President Barack Obama was saying.
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