The English language have grown a lot in the History. Facts shows us that one of the main reason why English is the most talked language in the world, is because of the British Empire. The British Empire and the Industrial Revolution forced people to to talk English. After Britten colonized large parts of the world, most of the world suddenly started to talk English. After the WWII felt the British Empire, and The United States of America became the superpower. Their political and military strengths affected the world. Their culture, like music, movies and artists, changed the world. And their advanced technology made it a lot more important to learn English.
Today is English mentioned as a Lingua franca. That means the worlds language. There are approximately 4.8 billion people who talks English in the World. . That is around 70% of the world. But not everyone are talking the same English.
Australians talk “Australian English” as their first language. Its their mother language, and are a dialect from English. Australian English has their own accent, and they have some words that are different form the original Brittish English. Because they are affected by a lot of American culture(like movies and music) do they understand the different words. But Americans will be weary confused by the Australian words like: Roo(kangaroo), Mozzie (mosquito) and slab (24 pack of beer).
People from Japan are talking “Japan English” as their second language. Its not their mother language, and they has a funny accent. The people in Japan, can’t say words with R. So when an American says Really, a person form Japan says “Lilly”. Because of this R word mistakes, are they talking a different type of English. This is a new type of English and are inside the category of Creoles. They are also EFL’s. That is English Foren learners, and Japan is the biggest nation with EFL. EFL is an important way to learn English in a fast way.
American English is the most talked type of English. And is very similar the English form the Hollywood movies. Americans speaks “American English” as their first language. They have Manny different dialects. The most popular dialects are Southern dialect, and Northern dialect. The southern dialect can be acosiated with red-necks from Texas. And the Northern dialect can be associated with Ashton Kutcher. The reason why the American English is so popular, is caused by their culture, and politics all over the world.