English Language Translation
English is the 2nd most popular language in the world, the number of users reaches 983 million people. The most popular is English translation in our translation agency. It is the most taught language in the world and it is used in at least 54 countries. It belongs to the Germanic languages.
A Bit of History
Firstly, Old English, Middle English, Early Modern English and Late Modern English. In each of the stages English was influenced by many other languages, for example, Celtic and Latin and by French. In modern days English has many variations. For example, because of North American colonization emerged American English. There are some words that the Brits call “Americanisms”, even though these are originally British English words that were preserved in colonies, while lost their meaning in England.
Secondly, other English variation includes Australian English, New Zealand English, Canadian English, Indian English, South African English, etc.
So many English languages…
The Latin alphabet is the most widely used alphabet in the world. It has 26 letters:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z
English is considered a very rich language with at least 250 thousand words. In English, most words are in the same sex, but sometimes there is also a distinction between women and men.
By the way, did you know that ? “Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis” (a type of lung disease caused by inhaling ash and dust) is the longest word and “I” is the shortest and most commonly used one?