For example the expression “oh my god” or cursing and swearing in English is very common, and is most used by teenagers. If this trend continues, several languages will disappear and extinct. Some say that English will fade away and lose its status as a lingua franca, while some say that it will eliminate all languages and be the primary one that everyone will use daily. The future of the English Language I believe that English in the future will be more powerful than it is today, whilst other small and bigger languages will disappear and extinct. Because of this, it will have a huge impact on the cultures, religions, society
English is known as the international language in the world that make a strong communication between the people of the world, which many developing countries attempt to use from this language while their native tongue is not English. Speaking English may have some positive and negative effects on those countries which English is not their original language. Although in many countries English is thought as a foreign language in schools and universities, some other countries used English as the Medium of Instruction (EMI). Even though some countries believe that English may not use as the Medium of Instruction because by using as EMI day by day the mother language will destroyed and the people will forgot their mother tongue but, others believe that the EMI has played an important role on the development of the developing countries. The purpose of this essay is to examine the benefit of EMI on the countries which English is not their first language and the desire of countries to use EMI rather than as foreign longue.
What made me influence to write a speech on this topic is the speech by bejoy peter. What inspired me is how schools are preferring more English and how English is been taught in depth than their mother language, which is making a vast difference between previous generations and current generations. This is influencing students to learn English
Nowadays the English language is the most important language in the world. Consider With the English language is used by most nations, people use the English language to talk with foreign people, by cause of now it is common to have friends from another country and also the use English language for their daily conversation. In order for them to understand each other. This essay will discuss how businessmen communicate with an investor from other countries, increase tourism in papua, and students need to learn the English language for overseas study. Firstly,about chance to study overseas, consider with the employment of teacher in papua are inadequate and also for schools are unequal for amount of the student about the education it’s better if student mastered their english language before go for study overseas because if student did not mastered english language it will difficult and it may wasting much time in other country to learn the english language, and considering Nelson mandela said that “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”.
‘One tends to transfer forms & meanings of their native language to foreign language and culture’ says Lado. In monolingual method students struggle for hours to comprehend a text or vocabulary, while using mother tongue this can happen very soon. ‘’German scholar Wilham Victor [1850-1918] who criticized Grammar Translation also advocated that native language could be used in order to explain new words or to check comprehension’’. [Richards and Rodgers :p.10] 2. Techniques involving use of mother tongue can be very efficient to save time.
Knowing English really change your life.Language skills are important especially in the future. If someone who is good at language skills, they can have opportunity to choose a work or get a better job.Students need to learn English because English is most of people spoken, Knowing English is way to get a better job, and English is opened up more opportunities to access to some of the world best universities. English is most of people speak because English is an international lingua franca. What is lingua franca it mean a language that is adopted as common language between speakers who is nonnative speaker. All people in the world agreed to use English to communicate with each other.
Even though English is a secondary language, there is an urge to all the citizens to learn the English language as it is vitally important for self-development as well as the development of the country’s social status. This is due to the recognition of English language as global lingua franca which is known as international language as mentioned in Jenkins’s diary (Seidlhofer, 2005). 1.2 Problem statement English is a language that is being used worldwide in education as well as in career. In this century as reported by Steven ,most of the employers find it hard to hire their employees due to the low language proficiency (Moslehifar & Ibrahim, 2012). It is noticed that most of the fresh graduates with good results are not chosen for employment due to
They learn to think in English without reverting to the habit of trying to translate everything into their native tongue. The longer students can maintain this environment the easier it will be for them to think naturally using English. This can be a challenging task. In schools around Asia the traditional approach to language learning is by direct translation and this develops strong habits. Also in this age of modern technology we have apps that allow us instant translations between languages.
They stated that they need English to be able to read modern technology and to be connected with the other part of the world, these students stated that they are in favor of the widespread use of English in education system. These students said that most of the books they use are in English and it will be hard to find a lot of books in their own language then English. They said it’s much easier to study English then translating those books into your own language and then study it (T.N.Hung, 2003). An article by Mustafa claims that people in Pakistan believe that English is “the magic wand that can open the door to prosperity” (Mustafa, 2012). Therefore, they mostly people of Pakistan want to send their children to the English teaching school that is very costly.
It remains and is much in demand in higher education in Pakistan. The overall impact that we see is that the ‘knowingness of English language’ is essential in the view of the employer or the factors of influence. Whether this view is shared by the adults who are learning English language in Pakistan will be focused in the latter part of this thesis. English as a second language It has been observed that English serves as the second most needed language at the workplace by the companies interviewed by Hywel Coleman, (2010) on behalf of British Council for Euro