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Learning English Is Crucial to Your Success

Learning the English language is really a must for everyone these days. The Internet has truly created an interconnected global community, and its universal language is English. It’s not uncommon for companies in the US, Canada, Australia, and the UK to have employees, partners, and customers around the world. The travel industry, international politics, the internet and the media are now predominantly English speaking and to keep up in today’s world people are realizing that they need to speak more and more English.

No matter where you live or what you do, fluency in English is becoming a necessity to function in today’s society. As one of the most widely spoken languages, English is known as an international language. Even in countries where this is not the case.

The official language, is spoken more frequently every day. With the current influence of global media, English is the second most spoken language in the world. More than 400 million people speak English as a first language and more than 700 million have learned English as a second language.

We now live in the “information age” and if you think about it, most of this information is in English. Most websites, magazines, books, videos, and research materials are in English. If you use the internet at all for your business or personal affairs, I’m sure you’ve started to realize this. In fact, most of the software on the market today is also available in English, making even using your computer more difficult if you don’t speak Spanish.