Learning a foreign language isn&#39t an easy thing. Nowadays it&#39s especially important to know foreign languages.

Some people learn languages because they need them for their work, others travel abroad, for the third studying foreign languages is a hobby. Everyone, who knows foreign languages can speak to people from other countries, read foreign authors in the original, which makes your outlook wider.

I study English. It&#39s a long and slow process that takes a lot of time and efforts. Over 300 million people speak it is as a mother tongue.

The native speakers of English live in Great Britain, the United States of America, Australia and New Zealand. English is one of the official languages of the United Nations Organization and other political organizations.

English language is a wonderful language. It&#39s the language of the great literature. It&#39s the language of William Shakespeare, Charles Dickens and others. Half of the world&#39s scientific literature is in English. It&#39s the language of computers technology.

The great German poet Goethe once said, &laquoHe, who knows no foreign language, doesn&#39t know his own one &raquo. That&#39s why in order to understand oneself and environment one has to learn foreign languages.

I think, that to know English today is absolutely necessary for every educated man, for every good specialist.

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