Topic: Should English be the national language of the United States? Yes, English should be the national language of the United States. Why? There are 85 percent of other countries that have a national language, why not the United States. Of 52 states in the U.S. 30 has made English the national...
Malaysia faced problems in mastering English language and its impact on employability.
English language is very important for many people without realizing, English is a source of livelihood. For example : a guide who work in a tourism object, they rely on their English skill to take the visitors or tourist...
English should be the only spoken language in the United States
Why should Americans who have already learned one language in their lives learn another? What is the point in learning another language when throughout their whole lives they learn English, and now people want Americans to learn Spanish...
Why I don’t speak in English
BY: EISSEN LORENZ D. ROS
For as Filipinos, English is our second language and it’s the nationwide used language. We’re learning the English language to improve our communication skills but does the school need to force the student to speak the English language...
De La Vina
November 27, 2012
Public Schools in the Rio Grande Valley should have bilingual programs as part...
How to learn English
Motivation for learning English
What is necessary to learn English well? You have to change your life a little — do crazy things like talking to yourself in English or spending your evening reading a dictionary. In order to do these things, and do them regularly, you have to...
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE OF THE UNITED
DESIGNATING AN OFFICIAL LANGUAGE OF THE UNITED STATES
Why there is such a debate on what language is the official language of the United States? With so many people in the United States speaking many different languages and being so diverse, debates over everyone...
There are seven billion people spread throughout one hundred ninety six countries in the world. Among all these different people there are different races, different religions, different cultures and different languages. Everyone in the world acts and looks a little different due to their culture....
Why Study English.
"Why do we have to study English?" How many freshman university students must ask themselves this question? After studying English for six years in high school, why do they have to continue to study in university? This is not an easy question to answer.
Of course, there are some...
English should be the universal language of university subject lectures (excluding language classes). Do you agree or disagree? Provide support and examples to strengthen your opinion.
English is a world language which is widely spoken by people in all over the world. While English is not an official...
Language and Ethnicity
• Would you call yourself ethnic? Why? Or why not? • What are the characteristics that go to make up an ethnic identity? • How does a group’s ethnicity relate to group’ the language they speak?
1. Origins that precede or are external to the state...
ESL ENGLISH LESSON (60-120 mins) – 25th August 2012
Why English is the most important language in the world
Today, let’s talk about why English is the most important language in the
world. Considering the size of the country it beggars belief how the English
language has remained at the forefront...
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) settled a $2.44 million law suit against the University of Incarnate Word (UIW) due to the misuse of an English-Only rule. In Texas, the 18 Hispanic workers who were involved in the class action suit testified to being harassed and bullied over ten years. Their...
Should English be made the Official language of the U.S?
People in the last two decades have been divided on the issue of whether the official language of the United States should be English. Although making English an official language would alleviate some problems , its disadvantages...
The language we speak is a crucial part of our identity. It is the language of our families, our country, and our state, even our neighborhood. People have been killed for speaking the language of their forefathers. My father’s family speaks Basque; a language that was prohibited...
There are in Asia many different languages as well as many different dialects. This is true also of many parts of Africa where in Ghana alone there are many different languages, each one again, with many dialects. Therefore since it is only by the spoken word that human beings can communicate...
ENG 122 English Compositions II
June 04, 2012
Designating an Official Language of the United States of America
The opinion on Official Language of the United States is that there should not be one due to all the different and derives people in America. The main reason...
business market need employees who can speak multi languages fluently however
students only get couple years of foreign language class at high school which is only
enough to be able to talk about basic needs. Foreign language teacher thinks America
should recognize the important of speaking...
Wallace “Authority and American Usage”
“Why Aren’t We Using Language to Our Advantage”
The use of English in the United States was a result of colonization. The first wave of English-speaking settlers arrived in North America around the seventeenth century...
ENG 122 English Compositions II
1 October 2012
Running Head: Official Language 2
The United States is known as an English speaking country, although English is the primary...
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...
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...
Summary : Why learning English is important? Because English is the language for doing international business and to communicate with others around the world, so that’s why learning English in a school, college or institute of further education is a must. To increase your English skill...
The English-Only Movement: Can America Proscribe Language with a Clear Conscience?
• Jake Jamieson
An eighth-generation Vermonter, Jake Jamieson was bom in Berlin, Vermont, and grew up in nearby Waterbury, home of Ben & Jerry's ice cream. He graduated from the University of Vermont...
should be an “English-only nation”
Essay #1 First Draft
The United States of America
is the melting pot of the world,
which is something that everyone
knows all too well about this great
nation and its history. Yet, wouldn’t
things be so much easier if the US
makes English its official
assumption that speaking a second language is a skill that most do not have but should possess. A person who masters a second language definitely gains an advantage over someone who only speaks one language. Everyone should learn to speak a second language because it benefits our lives in so many ways ranging...
Standard English Vs. The World
It seems today that Standard English is taking over the world. Standard English is the main language many countries call their national language. Even foreign countries are starting to use the English language more often. The University even offers English Second Language...
Speak for Yourself
When people ask me where I got my “accent” I would simply smile casually, and sometimes sheepishly reply “I came from an English speaking school”. I came from an English speaking school, that’s why I’m fluent in English. English is generally noted as one of the languages commonly...
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...
everyone know that English is international language and important medium of communication. But there is still a Controversial topic that should English be the medium of instruction in secondary school? Population are growing rapidly in this world. Imagine that if we doesn’t have English, how would we be...