Interesting facts about Polish:

  • Polish is part of the Indo-European languages (which are part of the Western Slavic languages).
  • Polish is the official language of Poland.
  • Nearly 98% of the population in Poland speak Polish, which is in contrary with many other countries in Europe where the spoken language is more diverse. Therefore, Poland is considered homogeneous language-wise.
  • 38 million Polish-speaking individuals live in Poland, while other 4 million live elsewhere.
  • Many of the Polish people do not speak English.