there can beno doubtthat english is one of the world’s most widely used languages. people use a language in one of three ways: as a native language, as a second language, or as a foreign . english is spoken as a native language by over three million people in the united states, britain, australia, new land, canada, some bean countries and south africa. as language, english is often necessary for official business, education, information and other activities in many countries, it is one of the few “working” languages of the united nations.
it is said that english has become the
language of international trade and transport. most pilots in planes traveling from one country to another use it to talk with airports. all ships sailing on the oceans call for help by
radio in it. it has been said that 60 percent of the world’s radio broad casts and 70 percent of the world’s mail uses english. at international sports meets, and international of scientists english is the language most commonly used and the most widely used.
english has in fact become the language of international cooperation isscienceand technology. the most advanced in space, nuclear and computer research are published in it. a scientist who speaks and writes english is in closer touch withthe scientists in other countries than one who doesn’t.