Every creature has its own means of communication and language is the most frequently used means of communication. There are many languages in the world and they are used by the people of different countries. But with the globalization many interactions among people of different countries take place and the language has become a major factor that facilitates the same. Due to its necessity that every person or representative in each countries communicate with ones of other countries English has been named as the link language. There are many benefits for people who knows more than one language and following will tell you why it is important to know more than one language.
Many job opportunities
In modern days it is seen that parents are insisting on their children’s education with the intention of making it easy for them to find a job. English is included in the school curriculum of schools all over the world. But there are some countries which hesitate using English much and they tend to give prominence to their native languages. China, France, Germany, Japan are some such countries and the local languages of said countries are learnt by many people as it is easy to get a job in the said countries if you know their languages. For an instance, it is seen that Chinese translator in Singapore is a very common vacancy today and if you know the language you can find a job very easily.
To be well-read and profound
If you know more than one language you can read and understand books, journals, which are in other languages and you can become well-read and profound. There are things and practices that are peculiar to some countries and books written on such peculiar things and practices can be in the native language. If you have the knowledge on different languages your source of knowledge will be very wide. If do not know the language still you have the opportunity to translate the writings and be aware of them but many people do not take such path owing to the practical difficulties. Therefore it can be stated that knowledge will be readily available if you know more languages.
To network effectively
it is seen that the world has become one global village and people of different countries get to interact very often. If you know more languages you can effectively communicate with the people of different countries and build up a good relationship. Being able to communicate in more than one language will also help you to visit different countries and move in the countries well by communication with the natives in their own language.