More people want to learn sign language than French and German, a study shows today.
And a survey by the National Deaf Children’s Society shows two out of three adults think sign language is more impressive than speaking a foreign language.
One in four people in Britain say they want to learn sign language, which would total 12.7m adults.
The top three languages people would like to learn are Spanish (28%), British Sign Language (24%) and French (23%).
Read more: Mirror