Have you ever thought of learning a new language? I have learned two new languages myself and I am astonished by how helpful they are to me. I’m sure that you’re like me and have always dreamed of picking up a new language for either personal or professional reasons, here are some popular options for you to choose from:
Spanish is the second most commonly spoken language in the world, thus, making it one of the most popular languages that people like to learn. It is also ranked one of the easiest languages to learn within only six months! If you do business, then learning Spanish will help you harvest more international deals and offers.
After English, French comes in second place as the most commonly learned foreign language. French can be thought of as a beautiful, rich, and melodious language which is why it is often called the language of love. A knowledge of French offers access to great works of literature, as well as films and songs. My dream tourist destination is France, therefore, learning French will make my visit to Paris more enjoyable! Being a French speaker will also increase your eligibility to study in renowned French universities. Lastly, it is a great advantage for you in the international job market!
Japan has an escalating economy in the field of science and technology. It also offers many job opportunities internationally. Therefore, learning Japanese will prove to be a very useful tool for you if you are job hunting in the domain of technology! Moreover, understanding the Japanese language will help you to appreciate Japanese history, culture, fashion, martial arts, and entertainment.
Italian may not be very easy to learn but most of its phonetic sounds and verb tenses resemble those of the English language. Hence, it will be easier for you to learn after a little practice. For example, the word ‘Publicity’ in English sounds very close to ‘Pubblicità’ in Italian. Learning Italian will increase your chances for work and study in foreign countries. A friend of mine earns a good salary working as an online Italian tutor and translator! Why don’t you give this career a try as it seems so promising!
China has one world’s biggest economies, hence making it unstoppable in creating more and more job opportunities at an international level! This makes Mandarin one of the best languages to learn. There are many fascinating places to visit in China with incredibly low travel and stay costs! I am really eager to learn Mandarin and then, The Great Wall of China, here I come! In addition, the unique Chinese culture will be easily explored if you learn Mandarin. An added benefit is that Mandarin calligraphy is a fascinating subject to explore too.
The Arabic culture is very ancient and rich. Besides Mandarin, another beautiful and fascinating calligraphy is the Arabic one. Learning the language has many advantages such as job offers and business opportunities in Arab countries. I have the dream to visit Dubai someday as I like the way that it is modern and luxurious! If you are searching for a job in Dubai and you want to be part of its flourishing economy, you should learn Arabic.
Korea is another country with a rapidly growing economy and it also offers interesting jobs in many fields namely technology, education, business, and entertainment. This makes learning the Korean language even more essential. Moreover, if you want to know about Korean culture, fashion, music, and sports, then learning the language will be a good idea.
Germany has the most successful economy in the European Union. Hence, this makes German is a very useful language to learn, especially if you are job hunting. Likewise, if you either want to travel to or even study in the country, you will be better prepared by learning German.
It is a fact that learning a new language will make you smarter and more creative by increasing your memory. It will also, simultaneously, make you learn about new cultures. Another benefit is that it makes you a wonderful communicator! Furthermore, traveling to other countries becomes more interesting! Last but not least, your eligibility for jobs increases to your own advantage! So, if you are already planning to learn a new language, this list should help you narrow down your choices.
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