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English is an Essential Language to Learn; Why?

Benazir Marjan has completed her second Masters in English Language and Linguistics from University of Liberal Arts, Bangladesh.


English is an Essential Language to Learn; Why?

English is the language of science, of aviation, computers, diplomacy, and tourism. Knowing English increases your chances of getting a good job in a multinational company within your home country or finding work abroad. It’s also the language of international communication, the media and the internet. Therefore, learning English is important for socializing and entertainment as well as work.

Even though native language is very important for us to acquire knowledge, still importance of learning English is beyond explanation.

English language has got established in the world over the time. If a person doesn’t understand English well, he will face problem to present himself before the world. Most of the countries in the world provide education in English from very early stage of their curriculum. If children get the habit of using this foreign language from their early childhood, they won’t get difficulties in their higher secondary education. There are several principal reasons to describe why it is a paramount fact to learn English Language.

First, English is an essential requirement for global education. Knowing this language is a prime issue for the students to know for their graduation and post graduation as so many well quality universities over the world follow English as medium of instruction. So, having poor knowledge and communication skills in English will make the subject matter very hard to understand. Here comes the main reason of learning English from early stage of life.

Second, Perceiving sound English language helps us to develop an outstanding career. People who want to get very prestigious corporate job, they must know English well. Better transmission ability in English language enhances better future opportunities. They will be able to convey their knowledge easily and smartly as well. It will help them to deliver good presentations. Therefore, impress clients with their fluency and smartness. Having a good knowledge in English will help any candidate to move forward. It will give more confidence to survive in the competitive world. Definitely, the person who knows better English both in writing and communication will get more priority than others in case of job recruitment and selection process.

Third, English is the language of internet. This 21st century is mostly dependent on internet. English helps people to browse on internet. Internet is needed both in education and job sector. English language will help the person to research more and understand about the required content. Finally, arriving with valid findings and conclusion.

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Fourth, It is an indispensable language for global business. If any person wants to expand his business outside from his country, he needs good communication skills in English language to flourish his business. English is the first language in many countries of the world. No matter a person, having his own entrepreneurship business or he is an employee, he needs to know English to run his business over different countries in the world.

Fifth, many scientific papers are written in English language. The researchers who work on this respective field need to know English to go through their work.

Sixth, English is the language of media industry in many countries. People will get better entertainment options if they know the language. They will be able to enjoy Hollywood movies, English songs and TV shows as well. Sometimes very interesting talk shows appear on TV. If we are sound in English, we will be able to understand the content and controversies of those talk shows which will give us better wisdom about the recent world.

Seventh, Communication in English helps us during travelling time. As it is the international language, it makes the conveyance easier. People need to reserve hotel, go for sight viewing, order breakfast, lunch and dinner. They need to communicate with foreign people for all these issues. Thus, having poor English skills might put somebody in annoyance rather entertainment while travelling.

Eighth, English helps us to access multiple cultures. People become get to know about different nations and their life styles. We will be able to explore how hard or how lavish lives people have over the whole world. Therefore, we will be able to take lesson from their morale and hard work. This is how accessing other cultures through this language help us to become a better human along with our self development as well.

Ninth, learning English is never become very easy. It need lots of patience and practices, which helps us to adapt the quality of tolerance and calmness over the time. These qualities helps us in both of our personal and professional life.
Tenth, learning a foreign language enhances your cognitive and analytical abilities. Learning a new language can be difficult, and it involves a lot of mental exercise. This learning process can change the brain structure, impacting the parts of the brain responsible for memory, conscious thoughts and it can make you more creative. In the long term, bilingualism can keep the brain strong and healthy into old age and supports concentration and memory skills. On an individual level, it improves personality and increases sense of self-worth. In simple words, learning a foreign language makes the brain stronger and more versatile.

Finally, learning English is not only useful, but also it gives a lot of satisfaction and making progress which will make you feel great. In today’s world, multilingualism is becoming more and more important. In addition to opening up employment opportunities, being able to speak in a foreign language helps to make a real connection with people and to know more about diverse cultures, place and lifestyles. The more proficient you are, the better you will be able to express yourself. This quality will always help to enjoy and utilize your time with full essence.

Considering above stated facts for learning English; parents, over the whole world should try to teach English language to their children from very early stage of their learning. This learning will help them to reduce their inferior complexity in graduation and post graduation classes and help them to become more sharp, smart and knowledgeable graduates indeed. This is how one day they will become tingle enough for their existence before the whole world.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2022 Benazir Marjan

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