English is an international language. It is used by people all around the world to communicate with each other. In fact, English is the official second language in Malaysia. However, some people do not take this matter seriously as they think that their own local language is just enough to be understood as they only communicate with people around them. This is absolutely an incorrect opinion. Imagine if you are promoted to go somewhere abroad, outside the country, and people can only understand you if you speak in English.
It is going to be a very serious problem for you to communicate with other people and might end up getting yourself nothing but in huge trouble. Oral communication in English and personal development such as interpersonal, group and public speaking skills can contribute to language proficiency, help develop bilingual competence, increase self-confidence and self-worth. English has become a world-wide language, with various countries adopting it as an official language, which has been mentioned earlier, in our country, Malaysia, English is a second language.
English is the main international language in science, travel, business, aviation, entertainment, and diplomacy, and also on the Internet. In most fields of work your ability to speak English can help you advance your career helping you get the job you want and earn more money. Many professional jobs need a good English speakers or writers such as lawyers, engineers, technicians, doctors, teachers and many more. However, no matter what your area of expertise, skills in English will contribute significantly to your success.
Every career nowadays needs the ability to speak well in English as every career must have communication with other people. Even if one is walking on the sidewalk maybe will be asked by the tourist about directions to certain place. That person must be able to communicate with the tourist in order to show the tourist the direction. We need to learn English language to improve our understanding. Many experts believe the language to be an easy access to knowledge. Once you understand and speak English you can easily get hold of valuable information.
The fact that most online references and textbooks are written in the English language imply that it can improve our life. In addition, major percentage of the world’s population speaks English. So if we do not know to speak English we will be considered out of the league. If we want to grow in our job, we need to know good English. It has become as important as Degrees and diplomas. Learning English can also help us to meet new people, if we are travelling places, we will not face any problem. If we go to a language school, we should use the opportunity to speak to our teachers and other students.