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Should new Australians have to pass an English test to become citizens?

  • Written by Matteo Bonotti, Senior lecturer, Monash University
Should new Australians have to pass an English test to become citizens?Prime Minister Scott Morrison with new citizens in 2020.Mick Tsikas/AAP

On Australia Day each year, thousands of people become Australian citizens at ceremonies around the country.

Prospective citizens have to meet a number of eligibility criteria, including passing a citizenship test to show they have a reasonable knowledge of Australia and basic...

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