Free Essays on Why English Is Considered To Be The Window To The World

  1. English in India

    ENGLISH IN INDIA In our country English is important for a number of reasons. India is a land of diversity. Different people speak different languages. A person of Tamil Nadu does not speak Hindi. So he can't understand Hindi of a person from North India. However he can understand in English. So...

  2. How the official status of the English language shapes the debates over education around the world.

    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...

  3. why is it important to learn english

    Speech Why is it important to learn English? Why is English so much fun? ”All the faith he had had had had no effect on the outcome of his life.” Because that sentence makes perfect sense. Honorable judges, distinguished teachers, dear participants and all my friends, good morning. Learning English is interesting...

  4. Importance of English

    English Comprehension & Composition TOPIC : IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE ENGLISH LANGUAGE AS...

  5. English Language

    meaning of words and combinations of words is defined by the language's semantics English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now the most widely used language in the world.[4] It is spoken as a first language by the majority populations of several sovereign...

  6. English Through Pictures

    Pictures/Getty Images New m —Updated ed. English. Textbooks NOTES ON THE RE-ISSUE AND UPDATE OF ENGLISH THROUGH PICTURES DESIGN FOR LEARNING These three pocketbooks are the remarkable invention of I. A. Richards and Christine Gibson. Designed for learning English in the quickest and clearest way—...

  7. English Competency

    Introduction English language is a vital means of communication. A dog barks for his food because that is their way to communicate and one way human being communicates their need through language that’s why it exists. And one of the most spoken and known language in the world is the English. It is considered...

  8. Breaking Barriers Thru English

    Barriers Thru English” In my short term as Councilor of San Fernando City, I have been invited to speak at various events and activities. Just last August, I was at a Buwan ng Wika, Linggo ng Wika and an Araw ng Wika. This is the first time I’ve actually taken part and been to an English Festival. ...

  9. What Types of Fiction Do You Enjoy Reading and Why?

    What types of fiction do you enjoy reading and why?   The reading of fiction is escapism, but not in any bad sense. To read is more positive than to watch television, because the visual nature of TV limits the imagination. Reading also excels radio listening, partly because the listener has no choice...

  10. Why look at animals

    English 1320 Final Draft Why Look at Animal? In John Berger’s, “Why Look at Animals,” he discusses the relationship to humans and animals and how it has changed over time. Berger believes animals have become prisoners to humans and have no way out. They have lost their identity in the world and...

  11. English

    The Praxis® Study Companion English to Speakers of Other Languages 5361 www.ets.org/praxis Welcome to the Praxis® Study Companion Welcome to The Praxis®Study Companion Prepare to Show What You Know You have been working to acquire the knowledge and skills you need for your teaching career...

  12. English

    LANGUAGE 27 4. VARIETIES OF LANGUAGE 30 5. A BRIEF OUTLINE OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENGLISH LITERARY (STANDARD) LANGUAGE 35 6. MEANING FROM A STYLISTIC POINT OF VIEW 51 PART II STYLISTIC CLASSIFICATION OF THE ENGLISH VOCABULARY 62 I. GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS 62 2. NEUTRAL, COMMON LITERARY AND COMMON...

  13. English Language Essay

    English has been used in many different ways since we ever started speaking it. Now as we move into the future, English has and still will be used as an international language. Why is it considered so? Also how did this come about? There are changes ongoing that affect English as a language, such as...

  14. The Differences Between Chinese and English Number

    The Differences Between Chinese and English Number 汪洋澎 (11级英语A班 03号) Abstract: Because of the differences in the national psychology, religious belief and language habits between east and west,Expressed by the Numbers in Chinese and English cultural connotation and the extension also exist differences...

  15. Legal Culture of the English Speaking World

    Legal culture of the English speaking world Baptiste Ottevaere Miranda rights: you have the right to remain silent. You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to the presence of an attorney to assist you … These...

  16. Compounding Is One of the Most Productive Ways of Modern English Word-Building

    morphemes and though they are fewer in quantity than derived or root words they still represent one of the most typical and specific features of Modern English word-structure. It should be noted that the immediate constituents of the compound word possess structural and lexical integrity. When describing the...

  17. History of English

    took her long time to decide what she wanted to do in her life. c. She found happiness in her marriage that she didn’t have in her childhood. 4. Why did she leave school? 5. Is she going to have children? Speaking Who is more realistic in understanding their problem of relationships? TOPICAL...

  18. English Grammar Secrets

    www.englishgrammarsecrets.com page 1 of 66 English Grammar Secrets by Caroline Brown and Pearson Brown authors of Meeting Point (Macmillan Education) Copyright Pearson Brown and Caroline Brown 2010 You may give copies of this ebook to your friends, colleagues and students www...

  19. The Changing Perception of Young Newspaper Readers of Bangalore with the Changed Face of English Language Newspapers

    The changing perception of young newspaper readers of Bangalore with the changed face of English language newspapers a research paper by Naresh H. Rao, Department of Journalism Introduction Perception is defined as the act of perceiving, which is "to become aware of directly through any of the...

  20. English vs. Swedish 1-0

    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 television...

  21. The English Language and Its Impact on Identities of Multilingual Malaysian Undergraduates

    The English Language And Its Impact On Identities Of Multilingual Malaysian Undergraduates By Lee, Su Kim, Lee, King Siong, Wong, Fook Fei and Azizah Ya’acob Lee Su Kim is an associate Professor at the School of Language Studies and Linguistics, UKM. Lee King Siong, a senior lecturer with the...

  22. English Globalization

    Globalization and Diversification of English {text:bookmark-start} {text:bookmark-start} Globalization and diversification of English 1. THE E*FFECTS OF GLOBALIZATION ON *ELT (*English Language Teaching*) 1.1 The effects of globalization on ELT The purpose of the previous chapter was to examine...

  23. Development of English from Old to Modern

    The English language developed through time from Old English to Modern English in a gradual manner over the years. It changed from Old English into Middle English and from Middle English into Modern English, and people never perceived their language as having completely ruined with the language used...

  24. Reading: English Language

    Imagine if people didn't study English. How would people be speaking and learning today? In order to sound educated and literate people need to thoroughly study English. It is also heavily needed in the business world as well as your own private world. English also teaches you to communicate and...

  25. Why Grammar Is Important to Education and Society?

    sentences not only in English but also in any language. As human beings, we can put sentences together even as children--we can all do grammar. However, to be able to talk about how sentences are built, about the types of words and word groups that make up sentences--that is considered knowing about grammar...

  26. ANALYSIS OF THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF ADVERTISING TEXTS IN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE

    ADVERTISING 2.1 The definition of advertising 2.2 The elements of advertising 2.3 Classification of advertising texts Chapter III ANALYSIS OF THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF ADVERTISING TEXTS IN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE CONCLUSION APPENDIX LITERATURE  INTRODUCTION With the development of the economics and changes...

  27. Critical Thinking: a New Window to the World of Thinking

    Critical thinking: A new window to the world of thinking Introduction: Critical thinking is reasonable and logical thinking in order to review and revise ideas, comments and actions and the decision about them based on reasons and evidence and predicting the logical results which would be the outcome...

  28. What Is Linguistic Anthropology? How and Why Linguistic Anthropology Emerges as an Area of Interest for Anthropologist?

    What is Linguistic Anthropology? How and why Linguistic Anthropology emerges as an area of interest for anthropologist? Linguistic anthropology is one of the four traditional branches of anthropology-- the other three being archaeological, biological (formerly physical), and sociocultural anthropology...

  29. Place of Japan in the World Economy

    RESEARCH PAPER on Economic Theory (name of the discipline) topic name: Place of Japan in the World Economy (name of topic) 3th year student of “International economics-UAP”/12 Khominskyi Vladyslav (student’s name ) ...

  30. Why I Write? - Paper 3

    University of Latvia Faculty of Modern Languages Department of English Studies Angela Fedina af06005 Why I Write? People write for many reasons: to express their opinion and show personal point of view, to describe some meaningful historical events, to share ideas and thoughts with public...

  31. english

    Indian literature who wrote in both English and Kannada. Ramanujan was a Indian poet, scholar and author, a philologist, folklorist, translator, poet and playwright. His academic research ranged across five languages: Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Sanskrit, and English. He published works on both classical...

  32. Reasons Why You Should Learn English

    Reasons Why You Should Learn English “If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart.”- Nelson Mandela. There are numerous benefits to learn English as a foreign language but in this article...

  33. Compare and Contrast the English Relationship and the French Relationship with the Native Americans.

    Although the French and the English shared the common goal of colonizing the new world, they came about it differently. The Native Americans lived in the new world before the Europeans had explored and discovered its existence. To meet their goals, the French and the English had to deal with the Native...

  34. Topics on Spoken English

    more important than a person’s character. Advertising and stuff tells us that we have to be attractive. I think it’s wrong, but that’s the way the world is now.   A: I’m afraid you’re right. I chose my boy/girlfriend because he/she has a wonderful personality.   B: well, you certainly didn’t choose...

  35. A Brief History of English Literature, Peck & Coyle

    HIEL period 1. Old English language 449 Germanic tribes invade Britain - Germanic is the origin of old English. * Celtic tribes were pushed back. 597 Christianity introduced. * Cultural revolution * Churches and Monarchies. * Learning, arts, literature, music and architecture...

  36. Ebonics and Standard English

    society with very few other nationalities it was pretty easy to understand everyone around me because we all spoke with the same slang or form of the English language. As I got older and moved around a little bit and started in much bigger schools in different neighborhoods, I started to notice different...

  37. annotations for english

     English Stage 6 Annotations of texts prescribed for the first time Higher School Certificate 2009–2014 Annotations of texts prescribed for the first time for the Higher School Certificate 2009–2014 COMMON CONTENT ...

  38. The problem of conceptualization of national world picture

    2. Concept of the Anglo-Saxon picture of the world………………………...4 2.1. Different points of view on the term “Language World Picture”……….4 2.2. The features of Anglo-Saxon culture…………………………………..13 3. Religious concept in the Anglo-Saxon picture of the world……………..16 3.1. Anglo-Saxon Paganism………………………………………………...

  39. Explain Why Sport Holds Such a Revered Position in Australian Culture

    appetite for watching sport and crave the competition of sport. Although Australia cannot challenge the world superpowers politically it takes great pride in competing against them in sport. To understand why sport holds this high position in Australian culture we have to look at four main points, which are...

  40. Why English Is Important

    WHY ENGLISH IS IMPORTANT ?? Because English is the one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. Why study English and History? This joint degree enables students to combine the study of history with that of English language and literature. The intersection between language, culture, and...

  41. On Frost's Window Tree

    On Robert Frost’s “Tree at My Window” Jack Kang 一 Robert Frost is American’s leading pastoral poet with lots of famous poems such as “Stopping by woods on a snowy evening”, “The road not taken ”, “The span of life” and “Mending wall”. He demonstrated in his verse that nature is man’s most revealing...

  42. World War Ii Ostracism

    Mario Solórzano 1st period Mr. Sanon 15/10/08 In our modern world, society has been saturated with symbols, images and logos that represent ostracisms. Ostracism is a way of excluding anyone from anything such as killing them for their skin color. An example of Ostracism can be such as when...

  43. research on why people love anime

    about abstracts based on the corpus Name:张子谦 Class number:2 班 Student ID number: 151220166 Date:2015.11.9 Abstracts: As the world develops quickly,people try hard to make progress everyday by discovering something important behind the daily affairs and make conclusions if possible...

  44. World war II: The loss of human value

    Andrew Torrance U.S History World War II: The Loss of Human Value With over 25 million deaths throughout the war, World War II was a very poorly thought out war (Wikipedia). Aside from the drastic numbers of battlefield causalities caused by the natural outcome of...

  45. English as a Second Language

    101-503 Essay 6: Should English be the Official Language of the U.S. The English language is a language that plays an important role in the United States. The English language’s relevance is not only important in today’s era but also in the overall history of the United States. English is the second most...

  46. Why did war break out in 1914

    Why did war break out in 1914 The War of 1914-18 began in August 1914. There are various reasons as to why the war started, and everyone has been debating what the main cause was for years. 3 fuses – empire, an arms race, allies Spark- assassination of archduke Franz Many countries had signed treaties...

  47. English Language Learners in Special Education

    English Language Learners in Special Education: How They Learn and How to Teach Them By Jackie Moore How Should Students Learn? Unfortunately in our public school systems today, we do not have a clear program or even a concept of what type of classroom English Language Learners (ELL) need to be...

  48. English Language

    English has emerged as the global language of trade and commerce in the past few decades, affecting many key aspects of business in the modern world. The English language has become the standard for all important official communications in an increasingly large number of countries with a wide variety...

  49. importance of english

    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...

  50. What is English?

    What is English? History tells us that the English language arose in the Anglo-Saxon kingdom and later was influenced by Norman French. English has continued to develop since then borrowing words from languages all over the world. During the British empires colonization English spread all over the world...

  51. Designing a Window Display: Using Effective Store Merchandising to Increase Sales

    Designing a Window Display Using Effective Store Merchandising to Increase Sales Creating an appealing store display is an important step for small businesses that want to attract local foot traffic and generate repeat sales. [pic][pic][pic][pic] Store window displays can be a great way to...

  52. English Vinglish

    ENGLISH VINGLISH Guyz today I am going to share my sob story, ever since from my childhood I had a habit of getting failed in English, though I took some extra care of this habit and kept failing my English subject. Even though I never considered English as a tough subject and language, just spelling...

  53. English Mastery

    Laurry Guillan F. Reyes HRS 1-A English Mastery: An Essential to the New Generation Thesis Statement: The generation we live in now has incredibly high standards that fluency in English language is of a good help for starting a career, connecting to the world and international recognition. Introduction...

  54. English as a Lingua Franca

     English as a Lingua Franca. Who owns English today? Pavlína Bílá Semester: 1 Academic Year: 2013 The role of English language has already achieved not only the position as a native language, but it has also gained the status of global lingua franca and its power...

  55. Speakers of English

    Why is it difficult to decide how many speakers of English there are around the world today? Introduction A language is a socio-cultural aspect of any given society. It is important to note that languages tend to evolve thereby making it impossible to establish their evolutionary paths and developments...

  56. English as a world language and its future in India

    Essay on English as a world language and its future in India Many people think that the teaching of English is playing havoc with our native regional languages. Even the protagonists of Hindi, our national language, are deadly opposed to it. They think that English is a foreign language and an average...

  57. World of fantasy

    WORLD OF FANTASY: INNER WORKINGS OF THE WRITER AND THE YOUNG ADULT READER’S RESPONSE Jocelyn Chang Monash University, Melbourne, Australia jcha3@student.monash.edu.au ABSTRACT Fantasy literature is popular among young adults, providing them with escape from the struggles and confusion...

  58. English

    ENGLISH (Communicative) Time allowed : 3 hours GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS : (i) This paper consists of four sections. Section A - Reading 20 marks Section B - Writing 30 marks Section C - Grammar 20 marks Section D - Literature 30 marks Maximum marks : 100 (ii) Attempt all questions. (iii) Do not write...

  59. Importance of English

    the world, English is considered as the international language The British rules introduced English in Indian schools. English is a window language. It is the most widely spoken language in the world. Through this language, India can establish her contacts with the developed nations of the world. Although...

  60. Why is teaching culture important in the ESL classroom

    A VITAL PART OF EVERY ENGLISH CLASS Sara Rožič Mentor: doc. dr. Urška Sešek Ljubljana, February 2014 Table of contents 1. Introduction The seminar paper will argue that teaching culture should be a vital part of every English class. It will point...