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Learning English - Lesson One (Introduction)

Hi everybody this is Misterduncan in England.
How are you today?
Are you ok?...I hope so.
Are you happy?...I hope so.
Welcome to the very first episode
of my series of English teaching videos
Before I begin we will take alook at some
of the common questions that often arise
when talking about learning the English language.
and more importantly, learning it as a second language.
So, the first question must be...
"Why do we need to learn English?"

Of course one of the reasons
why we need to be able to speak English nowadays
is because the world is becoming smaller.
Thanks to the internet and our developing global economy,
more and more people are using English as a common way to communicate with each other.
So now it has become unavoidable
that companies and large businesses will need to employ people.who can speak more than their own native language, that is where English comes in.
It is now