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How much of the local language do you need for daily living? Are local language classes/tutors available and affordable?

English is widely spoken, but it can be hard to understand at times because of their accent. Locals speak Twi, Ewe, Fanti, and Ga. You don't need to know those languages for your survival, but it can really help make a good impression if you can say a few words. - Aug 4, 2017
English is the official language, but Ghanaians love it if you even say one word of Twi to them. - Apr 6, 2017
You will be OK with just English. - Aug 11, 2016
Almost everyone speaks English. - May 4, 2014
Everyone speaks some English, most people under 50 are “fluent.” Most Ghanaians speak to each other in Twi, Ewe, or Ga. - Apr 24, 2012
None - Aug 9, 2011
English is the official language. - Jun 11, 2011
Zip. Nada. - Feb 24, 2010
None - Feb 5, 2010
None. - May 24, 2009