Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

English - a global language

No description
by

Hillevi Nyström

on 15 December 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of English - a global language

What is a global language?
- Oxford dictionary definition

- International organizations

- Diplomatic relations

- Communicate on same conditions

- Exchance cultural experiences
Is English a global language?
Pros and Cons
- World peace and unity

- Political discussions

- Wider networks

- Simplified communication

- Tourism
- Irreplaceable?

- Mandarin

- English has advantages

- More wide-spread
How many people in the world do not speak a word English?
1. 30 %
2. 50%
3. 75 %
English - a global language
- Minority languages affected

- New dialects

- Advantages and laziness

- No need for other languages
The Future
Which language has the most native speakers?
1. Spanish
2. English
3. Mandarin
Questions
How many countries have English as a official language? (Approx. 200 countries in the world)
1. 35
2. 54
3. 89
- What is a global language?

- Is English a global language?

- Pros and cons

- Future?
Content
- 54 countries

- 80 % of all internet information

- Most commonly spoken
- Which two languages have more speakers than English?

- Name a benefit with a global language.

- Name a con with a global language

- Why has Mandarin been considered to be the next global language?


Final Questions
Full transcript