English and the languages we will speak in a 100 years

Have we given a thought about the English language(s) that we will be speaking in a century from now on? Which languages will be extinct and which will be used? Here are two somewhat futuristic press articles that broach these issues:

Dr Horobin:

http://www.straitstimes.com/opinion/what-will-the-english-language-be-like-in-100-years

Dr McWhorter:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2910238/How-speak-100-years-90-languages-extinct-migration-linguist-claims.html

 

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