Will the younger generation remember Shakespeare, Keats, Milton, Wordsworth or Bernard Shaw? As the globalization is happening in every corner of the world, nowadays, our planet is more like a village, people from different continents, different cultures and different countries all come together. The author is a Forbes contributor. In conclusion, as long as there is globalized business in the world, people travel to other countries, people use internet, and English is a simple language, there is no valid reason for changing a common language to another. If technical and scientific words were to be included, the total would rise to well over a million. A 2006 report by the British Council suggests that the number of people learning English is likely to continue to increase over the next 10-15 years, peaking at around 2 billion, after which a decline is predicted. In German, each verb has 16 different forms Latin has a possible 120! The language is growing fast, and growing in the fastest-growing areas of the world, particularly sub-Saharan Africa. Lee Han Shih, who runs a multimedia company, says English is becoming less important to him financially because he is taking western clients to do business in China.
Most perceive that the internet can and would improve our reading, writing and overall grasp of knowledge Whitney 2010, para 2. As just one example of why a lingua franca is useful, consider that up to one-third of the administration costs of the European Community is taken up by translations into the various member languages. About 2,000 of them have fewer than 1,000 speakers. And if it does, then how many 'Englishes' might evolve? Thus, this paper will present some of the main positive and negative aspects of English as a global language. Globalization of business allowed leading corporations established themselves in all over the world. Actually, the situation could persist on till the future.
Unlike Chinese, it is not associated with one country. Secondly, in all over the world it is compulsory subject in education system. It's a common language used in international business, which makes it a popular second language for many. On balance, though, the intrinsic appeal of English as a world language is probably overblown and specious, and largely based on chauvinism or naïveté. It is also less prone to misunderstandings due to cultural subtleties than, say, Japanese, which is almost impossible to simultaneously translate for that reason. .
Do you think Chinese is the language of the future? That means English has been a basic skill than a curriculum, it is the same important as their native language. But the Vulgar Latin used in speech continued to change, forming new dialects, which in time gave rise to the modern Romance languages: French, Spanish, Portuguese, Romanian and Italian. Someone hold the opinion that the future of English to be a global language is of a high possibility, they think that English has a bright future. It was the language of diplomacy and arts. What is the future of English as a global language? Things have changed a lot since then. Further, to achieve international peace and coexistence, there is strong need for one common world language and English has come very close to it.
Anti-Chinese sentiment means that young Vietnamese are choosing to embrace English - the language of a defeated enemy. New are emerging, in which features of English are mingled with those of other native tongues and their pronunciations. The future of the English language will be based only in part on what people speak, and much more on what people type. This will cause a result that if someone who can say the local language and both English will be more competitive than the persons who can only speak English. As most of the people across the world speak English, it will take centuries to replace it with some other power language. Nova Khan 4 star s as corrupted and venal government can use the money for personal gains.
He raises an important question whether the primary language should be encouraged or forgotten. The majority of these applications can be available in cell phone. In India, China, Spain, Pakistan, Latin. Switzerland, Canada, Singapore, etc manage to coexist, on the whole, quite peaceably. English is the most widely studied language in the world.
If the English language benefits from being receptive and outward-looking, we could say the same for British business. This new phenomena can be seen in a positive light because the use of English as a common language brings efficiency and greater understanding. But unlike Latin and other former common languages, most scholars say English seems to be too widespread and too deeply entrenched to die out. His passport is tucked inside a small pouch hung around his neck. For example, in case of natural calamities that can affect more than one country, warnings and instructions can be understood by all if communicated in English. Thus, language can be said to have no independent existence of its own, and a particular language only dominates when its speakers dominate and, by extension, fails when the people who speak it fail. Yet there is no animosity towards English because the founding father of Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh, made a clear distinction between the so-called American imperialists who were bombarding Vietnam and the American people, says Le Dang Doanh.
American dominance in the twentieth century spread the language even further. English and globalization have spread hand in hand through the world, Warschauer said. First of all, all the people from different non-native-English countries know that learning English at a very early age is very important because they think English could be a cornerstone of their later life. It has been estimated that 84% of English spellings conform to general patterns or rules, while only 3% are completely unpredictable 3% of a very large vocabulary is, however, still quite a large number, and this includes such extraordinary examples as colonel, ache, eight, etc. Essentially language matters as it is more than merely a communication device. In its defence, though, its consonants at least are fairly regular in pronunciation, and it is blessedly free of the accents and diacritical marks which festoon many other languages.
In my view, the future of English as a global language may be as the concave and convex sides of a nutshell, it is hard to foresee that. Globalization is bound to happen and if ever any country like China became the global superpower in the future, will Mandarin the language of China get the same status as of English? English is now the language of business, pop culture and overall it is associated with globalization. In short, if you wanted to be educated, you had to speak French. It is spoken frequently especially in developed countries for instance The United States of America and The Republic of China. There are roughly 6,500 languages in spoken in the world today. Mandarin Chinese already has the most native speakers of any language. It has been observed that Chinese students have swamped the English education centres in many schools in Australia.
Students are being taught in Mandarin rather than the Hokkien dialect spoken by the older Chinese immigrants. As we have seen, a global language arises mainly due to the political and economic power of its native speakers. Similar developments may be traced today in the use of English around the globe, especially in countries where it functions as a second language. English, which is considered as the world language at present, facing with sophisticated problems. Clements thinks knowing Chinese could give her children a competitive advantage. To conclude, looking at the current widespread of English Language, it will remain as the dominant international language through globalization. There are no comparable historical precedents on which to base predictions, but it well may be that the emergence of English as a global language is a unique, even an irreversible, event.