English As International Language Essay

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English is an international language, that have used by people around the world to communicate and make people easy to communicate each other. English is one of languages that have to be master. In Indonesia, English have been taught since Elementary school to university. But, not all people can apply it in their real life. That is why English is important to teach at the early ages, because English becomes the important communication tool. According to Graddol (2006) states that using of English have been taught from several decades and became international Language in the world.
In Indonesia, English as the first foreign language have been taught as a formal language in the school. But, now English still can not master by Senior High School
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In learning English, we have to understand all about contents in there, such as, we have to know about grammar, vocabulary and slang. Some people think English language can eliminate the real culture and it can get some risks for the culture. According to Schulzke (2014) stated that the English language as global language can appear potential normative challenges, such as the risks that it can eliminate minority cultures and it will give the first English-speaking countries an unfair advantage over nonnative speaker. To avoid things that are scare, then in need of learning English properly, and explained that the English language will not change anything, but we can change all of our scare with learning…show more content…
So, in teach, English teacher need has many strategies to make students easy to understand and to get attention from them. There are three strategies function In English, they are (1) as a Lingua Franca in the world (2) as a first language that used in science and technology (3) as a “Lingua Franca” between leader in the country. In learning English, teacher should be relaxing, enjoy and fun to make students comforatable and feel that learning English is not difficult as they had
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