Learning English as a second language is extremely beneficial in today’s modern and global marketplace, the English language is a great asset as it significantly improves one’s career and life.
Today in this article I am sharing some of the benefits of learning English,
So let’s start.
Benefits of Learning English as a Second language
# English Helps in Career Progression
English communication skills can be a Vardan for the employee in the current job market, which is more competitive than ever.
If you can communicate well in English, You become more desirable to employers than the one who doesn’t communicate well in English.
Today employers look to have multi-language professionals, so being an employee invests some money, time, and energy in learning as well as improving your English communication skill.
Learning English might seem like a loss of money, time, and energy at the time, but in the long run, it can boost your personal earnings as well as open up a plethora of new jobs to you for sure.
# It makes you Smarter
Yes learning English not only improves your employability but also improves your intellect,
Because the process of learning the English language involves tasks such as analyzing grammatical structures and learning new words.
Which enhances your intelligence and brain capacity, and helps you to perform better in case of mentally demanding tasks.
# English is for Learners and Researchers
There are so many benefits to learning English, One of them is that learning English can provide a wide range of educational (Learning) opportunities.
If you are in search of some books and detailed documentation to have advanced knowledge of a subject or topic,
chances are you will find those books and documentation in the English language.
Not only this,
English is often the primary language used in academia, If you want to join some of the prestigious(Good) schools in India like IIT, IIM, and more. then knowing English provides you an incredible edge.
Now let’s talk about the internet, uses of the internet changed in our life for almost everything we do google whether to get details of the product or detailed review we do google,
according to a report 55% of the content available on the web today in English. So you can imagine how beneficial the English language can be for learners and researchers.
# English Improve Communication Skills
Learning English forces you to be a better listener and observer.
In the learning process, You pay close attention to what people are saying, this enhances your hearing power,
and when you speak English with people around, You confirm that you are speaking slowly and in good miner so that they can understand easily what you are saying, this improve your communication skills slightly.
“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart.” Nelson Mandela
# English skills Boost Your Confidence
Though many things can boost your confidence one of them is English skills.
Being fluent in English speaking can boost your confidence to share your views in public.
Mainly because of the knowledge, books, English, all are interconnected,
You get in-depth knowledge of a particular subject or topic by reading books or articles, most in-depth content is in English,
having In-depth knowledge of any topic or subject empowers you so you can express your views better in public.
# English allows You to Enjoy Your favorite Books, Movies, Podcasts & Videos
If you found of reading motivational,(Self-help) books, Watching Hollywood Movies, or Listening to Podcast, or Top public speakers,
You should know English to enjoy your favorite things mentioned above.
Most of the best selling authors books are in English, Most of the podcasts are in English, Your favourite Movies and talk shows are in English.
# English is Easy to Learn
Ok read this こんにちは (Kon’nichiwa) written in Japanese it means Hello, and now read this Hello written in English, now you can understand English is easy or even easier than other languages like Japanese and Chinese.
The alphabetic writing system used by English languages is easier to learn than Chinese and Japanese ideographs.
Once you understand the 26 symbols in the alphabet, you can match the written language to the spoken one–you can “sound out” new words.
And unlike most languages that use the Latin alphabet,
English has no additional diacritical marks (like accents or umlauts) to worry about.
If you are from India you may have been very familiar with English and its vocabulary,
Then you can think which language will be easier for you to learn English or Japanese,
(I don’t mean to say that Japanese is harder. I simply say learning English is easier than Japanese or Chinese spatially for us.)
And the best part is if you are comfortable in English it will help you to learn another language faster.
At the present time where the world is becoming a global village, and the race to be best is the new trend,
I don’t think you would like to stay behind in this competitive world where knowledge is king.
So with no doubt, Learning a second language spacially English is a bad investment of your efforts.
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