Other than the important fact that English is a universal language and most education is done and preferred in English. A lot of latest news, especially technology and science, is distributed and published in English. The local news in your local language will publish cutting edge news only if the editor believes there are enough people out there reading his paper or watching his channel who really want to know what’s happening in the world.
English for Search Engine Knowledge
Although Google is improving by the day – even in local languages – knowledge of English helps you get better results, faster. Google search engine relies on search terms that are put in by users and the results depend on what these researchers are clicking on from the search engine results. But knowing the terms or words that you are looking for greatly helps in getting the right results.
English in the office and at work
Managers look for people who are good at communication and relationship building and prefer employees who know English along with the local language. In India, English is one of the more popular languages. In fact, it is one of the official languages of India. If working anywhere in the world is something that excites you then speaking English will help you get there and communicate with your new colleagues before you learn the local language of the country.
English for Self Promotion
While you work on a job or independently you’ll find that knowing English helps you work and interact with peers and bosses better. It helps you legally too. If you say: You may do it, it means you’ll probably do some work in reference, but if you say that you will do it means that you will definitely do the work that is being talked about. Knowing the difference will help you use the words carefully and to your advantage.
These are just a few reasons to learn English. There are many which maybe specific to individuals who want to learn the English language for themselves. Someone wants to write in English. English is the more preferred language on the internet and this person wants to take advantage of the reach the net can give him or her, and that’s why learning English becomes important for them.