At present there are 400 million Spanish speakers all over the world. The rate at which the Spanish speaking population is growing in U.S is interesting. Spanish is an official language in various regions of four continents. Apart from that it is also having great historical and cultural significance. With all these characteristic features, one can understand how popular is this language and how can you expand professionally and personally by learning this language.
Let us now know few benefits of learning Spanish.
- Most importantly, due to the wide usage and spread of Spanish language, you can develop yourself on a global level. You can get access to Spanish culture, people, history, literature and business. Hence, learning Spanish broadens your knowledge levels.
- If you are an American or European or belong to any of the regions which has good number of Spanish speaking population, by learning Spanish you can be comfortable with your neighbors. You can improve your communication with them and can interact with them more often.
- Travel to the countries like Mexico, Spain, Central and North America becomes easy as these places are filled with Hispanics. You can have a comfortable journey by learning the language of these places.
- Getting access to Spanish culture (that is getting to know two different culture – native and Spanish) will help you to enhance your historical knowledge. You can get to know different ways of thinking and life style.
- As English has many words and grammar rules which have their roots from Spanish, learning this language will enhance your understanding and gain command over your English skills.
- Most of the Spanish is similar to English, hence not much effort is required to learn Spanish, if you are good at English. Though the core rules of grammar and usage differ from one another, you can easily get through the basics of the language.
Apart form above said benefits, learning Spanish will add to your qualifications of being bilingual and improve your job prospects in the era of globalization. It also enable you to study abroad. And moreover, learning a new language is always fun, and if it is an easy language like Spanish, the learning process is more of fun, stress free and productive.