The world of English language - a short introduction
English is spoken by one out of every six people in the world.
It is the primary language of the United
States, the U.K., Australia,
New Zealand and, partly, Canada.
About 80% of the world's electronically stored information is
stored in English language.
English is - like German or Chinese
- a pluricentric language.
Click on the country of interest to get
more information on English courses abroad!
The following pages aim to give a short introduction to English
language. Find out fascinating English
language facts, a short summery of important
English grammar characteristics and English
varieties or dialects.
Learning a foreign language is fun, but it has it pitfalls.
Many of those can be avoided by taking
the royal road to learning English and studying English directly
where it is spoken!