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IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISG IN TOURISM
The history of tourism
It is clear that the English language has become more dominant around the world. In some countries it use as the mother tongue and ,other countries learn it as second language in their schools. This is make English widespread. In addition, many reasons which contributed to rising of English spreading . for example, use it for communication between people around the world, as well as, it is language of modern times. On other hand , English is the language of science and technology.
There is no doubt that, the English is language of communication between the people with different cultures . It is also the language of computers that help to communicate with the people around the world through Internet technology and e-mail. People who know English can deal with the Internet, which is regard information and communications revolution .
Also one of reasons that contributed to the spread of English that, it is the language of the modern era. Where the people are use it in various field of life such as, economy, e-commerce, medicine and aviation. In addition ,it is the language which use in the tourism and travel. This reasons motive the people to learn English .
One of the main reasons why the English is dominant in the present time, use it in the field of education by universities and institutes and, they use it in scientific research . It has become an addendum to the mastery of scientific individual stock. On the other hand, the English is an important requirement in most government jobs and private.
It is quite clear that English has become an necessity today. We need it in different fields of life . The English language has become easier to learn more than ever before with the availability of many sources to help people learn very easily. Such as the Internet, books and educational institutes which spread around the world.
THE ROLE OF THE ENGLISH LANG UAGE IN THE TOURISM INDUSTRY
The Malaysian government has designated 2007 as visit Ma laysia year. The country is expected to attract more than 20 million visitors and earn about RM50 billion from
tourism related activities. An important component in the tourism industry is the human resource. The human resource factor plays an eminent role in promoting the image of the country as a top tourism spot.Tourists do not just come for the facilities and attractions.They want to be treated right and well. A good command of the English language is always regarded as an asset for personnel in the tourism industry since most visitors do not speak Bahasa Melayu, the national langu age. However, the preference for those with good English proficiency will burden the recur itment of hotel personnel. This paper will present the findings of a study conducted employing
the questionnaire survey and interview methods to investigate the relative role of English language proficiency in the choice of holiday destin ation. It was found that the role of English language proficiency in the tourism...