English is the most commonly spoken language all over the world. As English has been playing a major role in almost every sector, it has become a truly international language and is considered as lingua franca. Today it is the first language of about 400 million people in 53 countries and the second language of as many as 1.4 billion more. Therefore, we can realize how important this English language is. Here are some reasons why the English language is so important to us.