The change in language for a portion of content is not correct
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Inline language changes must be identified with a valid
Most screen readers can read several different languages. When content is written in more than one language, a screen reader does not know to switch languages unless the markup tells it to. Content read with the wrong language pronunciation may be very difficult or impossible to understand. When the change in language of a particular portion of content is correctly identified, screen readers will know which language library to use.
Fix this issue by providing a valid lang value for the
A list of valid values can be found on the ISO Codes for the Representation of Names of Languages page.