Where on earth do they speak Assamese?

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Language: Assamese
Number of speakers: 12800000
Language code: asm
Alternate names: Asambe, Asami, Asamiya, Assamese
Where spoken: Bangladesh, India

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  • Language classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Eastern zone, Bengali-Assamese
  • Dialects: Jharwa, Kamrupi, Mayang, Pidgin, Standard Assamese, Western Assamese
  • Also spoken in: Bhutan, United States
  • Region: Assam; West Bengal; Meghalaya; Arunachal Pradesh. Also in Bhutan, United States.