English nowadays is not only a language; actually it is a very important tool in our common lives no matter which is your native tongue. In this globalized world, English is beyond of be just a language because it help us in many aspects in order to achieve our goals; for example traveling abroad, making business or getting a better job. In addition, English is the mass media language, so it is a necessity to develop communication skills in this new era because there’s no doubt that English is becoming a universal language and now it is a necessity to us know English.
First of all, English is used in music, cinema, TV programs, books and it has the highest percentages of users on internet. Whoever that surface on the internet can realize that a lot of information is in English and for that reason it is pretty important study this idiom in order to understand and increase our knowledge.
To people who want to work abroad is better if they speak English as a second tongue, because they have the opportunity to get a good job in which they can develop their communication skills. Therefore, these persons can apply for a job as a tourist guide. To illustrate, guest will be grateful if people speak two languages, because in this way they can solve their doubts. For example, if a person speaks Spanish and English and he or she met people from Latin America that don’t speak English, then this person can explain them in Spanish.
When a person travels to another part of the world either for pleasure or business, the language may differ, in these conditions, English is the language that helps people to deal with the situation. In fact, international companies use English in order to communicate each other, and this is not rare because many people around the word understand or knew that English is spreading more and more every day. Also, this is an easiest language to learn in comparison with other languages because there is almost no variation in verb conjugation except in third singular person in present tense and uses Latin alphabet, the most universal, simple and short one.
To sum up, the English is perfect to become a universal language because has all the necessary features to do it and couldn’t have another alternative for universal language instead of English.
By: Adriana Castañeda Becerra
Student or Learner