In this paper, i will look at the subject matter of english language and the relative importance it stages in the sphere of globalization and cultural homogenization the usage of english language has intensified the ongoing process of the modern communicative world amidst the impact of socio-cultural globalization. English won’t dominate as world language more bilingual people expected in future, expert says washington — the world faces a future of people speaking more than one language, with english no longer seen as likely to become dominant, a british language expert says in a new analysis. And most of the dominant english-language countries internally also have a tradition of freedom of speech” martinez says that english is seen as a more neutral language than chinese unlike. It is fortunate for the world that one language, english, has become predominant, and we should continue to encourage it which provides even less justification for english to become the eu's dominant language therefore, the importance of the language will eventually decline, especially after the eu expands its eastern borders.
Today english is only the 3rd most spoken language, well behind mandarin and just behind spanish mainly because its the native language of the third most populous country in the world, united states. The rise of english in diplomacy began in 1919, in the aftermath of world war i, when the treaty of versailles was written in english as well as in french, the dominant language used in diplomacy until that time. Nowadays the main world language is considered to be english while there may be some linguistic factors that make this the case , this is also largely because of the colonial and economic influence of the english speaking world. Eventually, a superior fluency in lc's language becomes a sign of education and/or wealth, causing its use to become common among the elite, and eventually filtering down to the lower classes as well (since they need to be able to understand the upper classes when they interact.
Even today, english is not the official language of the usa, but there is no question that it is the dominant language in practice and it wasn’t just america that said “hello” to english at one point in the early twentieth century, the british empire expanded across almost a quarter of the world’s surface, not including the usa. Will english eventually become the universal language of planet earth by in europe, english has replaced french as a second language globally, english is the dominant language spanish is incidental on a global scale by anonymous: in the rest of the world, english is by far the dominant second language in non-native english speaking. English language around the world english became the main language in many of these countries, for example canada (where french was also spoken), the us, new zealand, australia and south africa. Spanish is the official language of the following 5 central american countries: costa rica el salvador guatemala honduras panama spanish is a primary language in nicaragua mexico is. Washington — the world faces a future of people speaking more than one language, with english no longer seen as likely to become dominant, a british language expert says in a new analysis.
To exchange students and scholars with universities in other countries, a research university in a country with a language as little used as dutch would have to offer a package of courses in the most widely spoken second language in the world, english. And success breeds success- the fact that english is the dominant world language means english is the language of choice for anyone seeking world level success in anything english is the world choice as a national second language- from india to china to latin america to africa to europe. The european union, for instance, is increasingly concerned that english will eventually replace some european languages, since it's the only language that many europeans have in common pressure to abandon a language in favor of a more dominant one has historically been direct and forceful. Historically speaking, english became a dominant language for much the same reason latin did about 1700 years earlier by elizabethan times, the english had a rapidly growing population which was in need of more land.
The english language today is not considered to be owned by any one nation – as discussed in our previous blogs, it has so many influences from other languages leading to many different dialects being spoken all over the world. Therefore, english is the dominant business language and it has become almost a necessity for people to speak english if they are to enter a global workforce, research from all over the world shows that cross-border business communication is most often conducted in english. English was preceded by latin as the world’s dominant language, which was put in place by the roman empire and perpetuated by education and religion but the days of latin were cut short by the rise of the british and american empires described above.
How english came to be the dominant language in science publications new research suggests that scientific publications may be overlooked in non-english speaking countries npr's lulu garcia. The series became available,with extra footage,on dvd in 2002: wwwinfonationorguk 2 emerging all over the world and if english is not your mother tongue,you may still have english as a global language, global language is language. The teaching of english has become a multibillion-dollar industry, and according to graddol, nearly one-third of the world's population will soon be studying english by the most common estimates, 400 million people speak english as a first language, 300 million to 500 million others as a fluent second language, and perhaps 750 million as a.