English B HL

What is the Role of English Language in Globalization?

The English Language and Globalization


 

  • Globalization – Da Hye, Friska, James, Andrew and Vincent
  • Globalization?
  • Process by which the world in becoming increasingly interconnected as a result of increased trade and cultural exchange.
  • Role of English Globalization
  • Tool of communication
  • Role of English Globalization
  • Tool of communication
  • Role of English Globalization
  • Tool of communication
  • How is English Changing
  • How is English Changing
  • Structure
  • Influenced by the primary language
  • Direct translation
    • g: “ People in Jakarta” to “ Jakarta People”
    • Formality
  • How is English Changing
    • Pronunciation: Plosive, Choppy
    • Stress: Geographically different in the ways of saying (Idiolect: affected with where you are, your own dialect)
    • Intonation
  • How is English Changing
    • Grammar:
    • Changing number of verbs
    • g: “they started to walk” into “they started walking”
    • Steady shift happening
  • How is English Changing
    • Vocabulary:
      • New words according to needs of the users
      • Smartphones,
    • Slang:
    • Internet language:
      • BRB: Be right back
      • YOLO: you only live once
      • GTG: got to go
  • Australian Slang:
    • Cockie: cockroach
    • Surfies: people who go surfing
  • How does Globalization connect to English
    • English is the Global Language
    • Globalization: connection with other people (e.g: trade)
  • Language of business: Lingua Franca
    • Needs to have a standard language for easier communication
    • English is spoken by 360 million people and used by most of the countries in the world

 

 

 

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