France's report said standards of English in schools were poor and worsening.
Its conclusions have been challenged by some politicians, including one deputy from the ruling UMP party, Jacques Myard.
He told Le Monde: "English is the most-spoken language today, but that won't last."
He said Spanish, Chinese and Arabic were all growing in importance.
"If we must make a language compulsory, it should be Arabic," he said.
And who won the battle of Agincourt? Helped you out in WW ver 1.0 and 2.0? Gave you pop culture and rock and roll? Persians? Mongols? Bedouins?
Now the Brits are in danger of becoming the next domino to fall as the Euro community slowly get Islam-Emasculated, with reports that thousands of Muslims may have skirted British law against polygamy.
The nikah ceremony, which is conducted by an imam, is recognized by Islamic authorities as a marriage in the sight of God. But it is not valid under British law, leaving many wives without income, pension, property or welfare rights if the relationship breaks off.
The government said it is a criminal offence to contract a second marriage while the first is still in force.
Never mind that the local moonbats over at the Guardian recently tried to convince voters in Ohio that DemocRat prez candidate / ex-Vietnam Vet turned anti-War hippie / flip-flop flim-flam man / suspected gay-porn actor John Kerry was the better candidate.
If Britain falls, who's next?