The importance of English as a global language
English is a very important language and carries a very big role in our lives. We do not know all languages so English is a useful language if we are talking to someone from some other country. English is used in most of the countries especially in the...
How the official status of the English language shapes the debates over education around the world.
Kachru’s model splits the global use of the English language into three circles; inner, outer and expanding. This essay will evaluate how the official status of English, in a country from each of these...
Importance of English Education
By Rev. Late. JOHN BUNYAN., MA.
(Paragon School, Kottaram, Tamil Nadu, South India.)
English is the world language. It is Universal and cultural. The world
communication is possible only through the language English. A man can go
around the world without any difficulty...
Importance of English in life:
Today no area of life is untouched by English. Be it communication in daily life, ascending the career graph, communicating in mass media, higher education, and no end. Our international relations are dependent on it. Our perceptions of people are dependent on the use...
TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE IN A MULTICULTURAL AND MULTILINGUAL ENVIRONMENT LIKE NIGERIA- THE HOSPITALITY EXPERIENCE.
Language is said to be a system in which the combination of sounds form words and the combination of words form sentences for a representation of knowledge is determined...
English is a terrible language.
For we all study in the same class, I believe you all know the importance of learning English. Indeed, English is the most widely used language in the world. However, frankly speaking, English is a terrible language. One of the most important reasons of it is that...
What is the importance of English Language in Education?
Here, in this article, an attempt has been made to turn the attention of the readers to the most crucial thing that is the importance of the English language in education or the advantages of learning English language (here, focus is not on...
Allegories - An allegory is a narrative where similarities between the narrative are used symbolically to suggest something else; a journey could be used allegorically to suggest a person's journey through life.
Alliteration - Alliteration is the use of words beginning with the same letter to...
It is undeniable that English is not an easy language to learn. Malaysian ESL students oftentimes find English to be rather confusing and difficult to learn. Pronunciation seems to trip most students up. Though the English language syllabus makes room for pronunciation skills to be included...
Politics and the English Language Analysis
In “Politics and the English Language,” George Orwell argues against the common belief that language grows with and adapts to the changing times, there being nothing any individual can do about it. He explains that the decline of the English language comes from...
Importance of English in today's world
So what is English? It is nothing but a means of communication via reading/writing or speaking something. It has become so popular these days that it has left behind its counterparts like French and Chinese very much behind. It might not be the...
Teaching English through New Digital Media
To begin with I would like to say that the topic focuses on the importance of new digital media in teaching the English language. Moreover, the important part of the presentation is devoted to the answer to the following question: “How can one actually enhance...
his work. Obi, the protagonist of No Longer at Ease, is at one point met by women singing a "Song of the Heart", which Achebe gives in both Igbo and English: "Is everyone here? / (Hele ee he ee he)" In Things Fall Apart, ceremonial dancing and the singing of folk songs reflect the realities of Igbo...
Modern English (1500 to the present):
There were some big developments in the world at the beginning of Modern English period.
The Great Vowel Shift
The Invention of Printing
The Industrial Revolution
The British Colonialism.
The new spirit of renaissance...
Language and Identity in Education
In schools across America, students from varying backgrounds subconsciously develop their identities through their interactions with their peers and their teachers. The language they speak, how they speak it, and how others respond or react to their language helps...
poor command of English affects job chances
PETALING JAYA: Malaysians will be at a “slight disadvantage” in the competive global environment because of their poor command of English, said Jobstreet.com.
The online recruitment company recently placed Malaysia, behind Singapore and the Philippines in...
English as a Second Language
It is a struggle to adapt to a new culture and language, which may be completely different from the ones young child may have already learned. This can lead to inner conflict, confusion, and even anger. One way to handle the conflict is to cut ties with the first culture...
English should be taught from kindergarten in public school
Nowadays English language has become more important than years ago, now we are living in a bilingual country in which is essential speak English to communicate with others.
By the way there are many schools that teach English from preschoolers...
The Importance of Studying English
It is a big concerned for teenagers nowadays as they are unaware of the importance of English language as they tend to ignore to learn the language. Students’ attitude towards the language is also crucial to make sure that these teenagers...
English has developed into a modern language which is spoken widely throughout the world. Most native speakers of English come from Britain, the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Canada. Many developing countries are investing money for their students to learn English. There are three major benefits...
Does Learning English Literature Help Second Language Learners of English on Their
In the words of Joshua Cruz,“ studying literature can be an enriching,
eye-opening experience. ” Sometimes second language learners of English only
focus on reading and writing skills...
Due 10/ 22/14
The English Language
One aspect of the English language is the way we absorb words, drop letters, or change meanings. The change in words causes assumptions, and influences. Something to be aware of while growing up in not only this country but this world is, that everything is always...
An Overview of Business English Courses Development at the Faculty of Economics in Brčko:
Past, Present and Future Tendencies
University of East Sarajevo, Faculty of Economics Brčko, Studentska 11, 76 100 Brčko, BiH
I am Jessica , the Chairperson of the English Language Society .
I speech this article because I am concerned about many student’ attitude towards studying the English language . Although the government has repeatedly told us of the importance of English , many students are still not bothered...
Technology as a Facilitator in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Classroom: Teaching and Learning.
By: Chen Mizrahi
Technology has taken over most areas of our lives including schools. Specifically, the arrival of the internet changed the way that language is taught thanks to the possibility...
LANGUAGE IN INDIA
Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow
Volume 13 : 1 January 2013
Managing Editor: M. S. Thirumalai, Ph.D.
Editors: B. Mallikarjun, Ph.D.
Sam Mohanlal, Ph.D.
B. A. Sharada, Ph.D.
A. R. Fatihi, Ph.D.
Lakhan Gusain, Ph.D.
Jennifer Marie Bayer, Ph.D.
rapid pace and informality in the English language is on the rise. In places where formal language was once a must, informality has taken over, and questions are raised over whether formal language still has a place in modern English. However, despite changes, formal language is still in use and is still...
The Prominence of Language
I believe that of all possible human qualities, the one that wields the most power is the ability to use, understand and communicate effectively through language. Language is both powerful and useful but it is also what sets people apart from each other. After reading “Aria”...
about personal and professional development they think about the amount of languages that they know taking more importance English language, this issue due to the fact that every time in this current globalized world this language is taken more significance.
Nevertheless there some people who believe that...
In today’s global world, the importance of English can not be denied and ignored since English is the most common language spoken everwhere. With the help of developing technology, English has been playing a major role in many sectors including medicine, engineering, and education, which, in my opinion...