At present, humanity uses 6,809 living languages and about 100 living scripts to facilitate its social interactions . However, there is an urgent need for the adoption of a common link language in a world in which all its people are quickly becoming interdependent despite the many differences of the
The Importance of an Official Language in American Society.
The United States of America has commonly been referred to as a great melting pot because we are a country comprised of many different cultures and ethnic backgrounds. The original idea of our melting pot was that one nation would be made
The Importance of English in the World of International Business
‘English is now a global language that belongs to all those who speak it.’
(Nigel Newton, publisher)
It is the technology that allows people to travel further and faster than ever before. It is the Internet that lin
The Importance of English in Bangladesh
This post relates to Bangladesh’s continuous struggle to be more recognized throughout the world. Not many people know about Bangladesh nor do they care. The reason is not because it’s Bangladesh, but because they can’t learn anything about it due to la
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Throughout our studies of Victorian Literature, I have learned the impact that literature had in the England culture and its people. George Gordon once stated that “ England is sick, and..English must save it. The Churches (as I understand) having failed, and social remedies being slow, English li
The study is concerned with two contemporary phenomena: - the first is the advanced computer technology which enables the transmission of data of various kinds from one part of the world to another in a few seconds; - the second is English, a language that because of its large number of no
Christine Cleophat 10/14/08
Some families have trouble dealing with life’s inevitable crisis. In these families even
Communicative Language Teaching
The aim of this unit
• To make you think about communicative approach to teaching languages
• To analyse the concept of communicative competence
• To reflect upon the communicative teaching techniques
What do you have to do in this unit?
• Warming up d
Communicative Language Teaching Today
Jack C. Richards
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In this era, many people want to get knowledge about the foreign language, especially English. English is very important to develop our country, because it is one of international languages and it can use to communicate with other countries. English is also interested by many students in Indonesia,
1. Sejarah Bahasa Inggris sebagai subjek Budaya.
Hal ini diamati oleh luar biasa abad kedua belas penulis sejarah Henry dari Huntington yang
suatu kepentingan di masa lalu adalah salah satu karakteristik yang membedakan manusia sebagai
dibandingkan dengan hewan lainnya. Media yang digunakan pe
I think it will be helpful to understand the first language acquisition when we learn a second language.
I initially studied English as a second language in the public school almost 10 years ago. Up to the present, I am still taking some English tutorial lessons because I didn’t learn much from
English as a National Foreign Language
India has two national languages for central administrative purposes: Hindi and English. Hindi is the national, official, and main link language of India. English is an associate official language. The Indian Constitution also officially approves twenty-two re
English as an international language
Of the 4,000 to 5,000 living languages, English is by far the most widely used. As a mother tongue, it ranks second only to Chinese, which is effectively six mutually unintelligible dialects little used outside China. On the other hand the 300 million native spe
Filipino vs. English as the medium of instruction
The English vs. Filipino debate is once again a hot topic.
A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the government?s policy of using English as the medium of instruct
A language is a systematic means of communication by the use of sounds or conventional symbols. It is the code we all use to express ourselves and communicate to others. It is a communication by word of mouth. It is the mental faculty or power of vocal communication. It is a system for communicating
English have been a big part of different areas in Swedish society since the technological globalization started. In Swedish schools it’s an important subject, in fact mandatory until ninth grade. The typical Swede is also exposed to the English language pretty much on a daily basis through televi
Kristin Unger (BA, 1)
Academic Writing and Research
January 31, 2004
The Process of Globalization The Process of Anglicising German Culture and Language?
Fig. 1. Hans-Jürgen Bahr. Umgeben von Anglizismen. February 2002.
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Over one thousand million people use English everyday. English has become he most internationally used language ever recorded. All air traffic control uses English, as well as all coast guards. English is now used as a lingua Franka to communicate for business and other important transacti
It has been almost two centuries that English education was introduced in India and since then it has been playing an important role in our national life, not to mention our educational system. Most people believe that the then British rulers needed some cheap native clerks who could
The Importance and Difficulty of Teaching English
The Importance of English
"In the world were over seven thousand languages have exisisted,
As mentioned in the back of this book, this book is designed to meet the needs of the classroom teacher. Comparing it with the First Edition which was an excellent overview for the beginning teacher, or for non-ESL teachers, changes have been made in the second edition; new language teaching methods
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In the essay written by George Orwell, he criticized contemporary writers for their lack of creativity and “staleness of imagery” (Orwell, George. Politics and the English Language, 1946) and linked them with the decline of the English language. He also mentioned that the decay of the English la
In particular I was going to argue for Math, that by definition (using a definition of both language and Math) we can draw certain connections and basically define Math as a language itself (By simply saying Math follows rules and agreements that were made by humans i.e. the notation 2+2=4 only work
Do you think learning English is important?
English is currently the most wide spread language in the world, it is second only to Mandarin Chinese in terms of the amount of people which speak it, but second to none in terms of the number of people learning it. It is currently the primary languag
English plays an important role at this area of globalization. People need to be proficient in English in order to compete on an international platform. Based on the resolutions of MELTA (Malaysian English Language Teaching Association) National Colloquium on the Role
ENGLISH IN SCHOOLS AND BUSINESS
The article, “Why English should be the medium of instruction(2000)”, is about the defects of English education system and the advantages of English in the business life. The writer, Bernardo Villegas, in this article indicates the importance of English