Importance Of The French Language

1539 Words7 Pages
“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 once declared. Nowadays there are over 6,500 languages in our world, but sadly the only 571 million, which is 8.3% of the world population are second language speakers according to a research by Dr. Bernard Comrie’s article for the Encarta Encyclopedia (1998). The foreign language that I would like to learn besides English is French language. In France, the first language spoken is French language. Through this assignment I will explain several reasons why I chose French language course throughout difference aspect. The first reason why I chose French language course as my language course is because it is widely used around the world. More than 200 million people on 5 continents speak French. Like what I have said earlier, French language is spoken as a first language in France. Actually beside France, other places like Luxembourg, Belgium, Monaco, and Switzerland in Europe, Algeria, Burkina Faso, and Cameroon in Africa, Canada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, and Martinique in the Americas and the…show more content…
The reason I would like to visit those places in France is because I want to share my happiness with my family. My father is a man who like to drink wine soo much. So visiting Bordeaux, the world's major wine industry capital was the best place for him. Bordeaux have many famous and popular winery such as Château Lafite-Rothschild, Château Margaux, Château Latour, Château Haut-Brion, Château Mouton-Rothschild. As for the reason why I chose Provence and Grasse as travel destination is because my mother likes perfume and my sister likes flower. Provence is a place famous with its lavender and Grasse is popular with its perfumes industry. So I think my family and I will enjoy the trip visiting

More about Importance Of The French Language

Open Document