English, a global language
Why does everybody study English?
What makes it a global language?
English is the language that facilitates communication in thousands of individual contacts made daily all over the world. It is used in air, land and sea communication, in information technology, sports, TV, movies, science, politics, music … English is necessary to surf and chat on the Internet, to e-mail people around the world, to read international books, magazines, announcements, ads, song lyrics, instructions, manuals, scientific journals, etc. The following graph shows the use of English all over the world.