DR. D. Okerstrom
American Students Should be Learn a Second Language
Around 314,550,ooo million of people live in the United States of America, where the majority are from foreign countries. The cause of this diversity is because people come to this country trying to find their welfare and the welfare of their families. American students should study another language because this could be beneficial for them. American students should learn a foreign language and study at least two years for several reasons such as: Business, increase professional level and because of diversity of people that live in this country.
In the United States lives more than a quarter of billion of people and the majority are from foreign countries. The majority of these people come to US looking for “the American dream” and leave in the past their poor economy that live in their countries; other people come to USA trying to escape of wars or political oppression, and other looking for religion freedom. According to the census the most common language spoken in the United States is Spanish with 34,547,077 speakers in the US has increased by 210% since 1980, with the highest concentrations in Los Angeles, New York, Miami and Chicago. The second common language spoken is Chinese with 2,464,572 speakers, an increase of 290%! You’re most likely to find Chinese-speakers in New York, Los Angeles or San Francisco. Countries that border this country speak a language other than English.
Nowadays, businesses are managed around the world where people speak different language. It is a global knowledge that English is the first business language in the world, but according to BBC says that Mandarin will be the global language in the future because China becomes the number one power economy world, and when this happens Chinese will soon become the language of the world economy. Therefore, people that study business should learn another language because that could help in the...