A language is a system for communicating ideas and feelings using sounds, conventional symbols, signs or marks. Any means of communicating ideas, specifically, human speech, and the expression of ideas by the voice and sounds and the written and spoken methods of combining words to create meaning used by a particular group of people. It is the code we all use to express ourselves and communicate to others.. As we know that we are living in the world of globalization. English language is common language and is spoken in many countries.
It is considered as universal language. Most of the universities worldwide include English as one of their major subject. Language plays an important role in human life. One tries to acquire, learn and use language as a means of communication, and simultaneously as social symbol of humanity. By using language someone could make statements, convey facts and knowledge explain or report something, and keep social relations among the language users. These indicate that by means of language, people can express their ideas, feeling, information etc through communication.
As one of language in the world, English is considered and applied as international language. Since then, it is very popular and has been spoken and learnt by almost people in the world. There are some reasons why English is important and many people attempt to learn it. Some of them are: for finding job, traveling, interacting one each other, doing business, taking examination, doing research, writing in the foreign language, etc. International Language English is the fourth most widely spoken native language in the world, and in terms of sheer number of speakers, it is the most spoken official language in the world.
It is the primary language used in international affairs. The English is currently the most wide spread language in the world, it is second only to Mandarin Chinese in terms of the amount of people which speak it, but second to none in terms of the number of people learning it. It is currently the primary language used on the World Wide Web, in the political and business arenas. It has even become the language of today’s pop culture. So yes, I definitely think that learning English is important.