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Why are the results in English when my search is in [another language]?
Why are the results in English when my search is in [another language]?

AlsoAsked automatically falls back to English when there are no results in your selected language.

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Written by Mark Williams-Cook
Updated over a week ago

AlsoAsked returns People Also Asked data from Google Search Engine Result Pages (SERPs).

Example People Also Ask results for "People Also Ask" query

Sometimes Google provides no results for a specific query, language or region.

It is well-known that Google has lower coverage of People Also Ask questions for non-English languages.

In instances where there are no results for a non-English search, AlsoAsked will automatically repeat the search to see if English results are available to help you identify search intent.

For example, if you search for "salle to bain" in AlsoAsked and set the region to France and language to French:

You will get the following results in English:

Why are these results in English?

If you attempt searching for "salle de bain" on, with the French language set, you will get these results:

As you can see, there are no People Also Asked results on this page for AlsoAsked to provide answers, therefore AlsoAsked will repeat the results on an English SERP:

As highlighted, People Also Ask questions are available on this page and are returned as the question set.

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