Some people think that it is necessary to have a good command of a foreign language to get a good job. Do you agree with this?
English is becoming more and more popular and nowadays it is hard to live without knowing it.
People learn English for different reasons. One of the most important is communication. More and more people travel abroad and the knowledge of the English language helps them understand people in different countries. There are also a lot of interesting books and magazines in English and people read them to get information.
The English language is the official language of many international organizations such as the Olympic Committee, the United Nations and others. This is the language of computing, too. Most Internet sites and software are in English. A lot of scientific books and articles are published in English.
English is the most widely spoken language around the world and is required for communicating in a variety of professional fields including: business, information technology, science, medicine, aviation, entertainment, radio, diplomacy and so on. So, if you have a good command of English your opportunities for a well paid and interesting career are greatly increased. You’ll be able to work for, or deal with, International companies and organizations around the world, which in turn may lead to opportunities to travel and broaden your outlook.
Does a person need to possess special qualities to become a good specialist in this or that particular field? Why?
Each profession needs special qualities. For example, if you want to be a good teacher you should be patient, friendly and sociable. Of course you need knowledge and the ability to explain. You should also be a good listener and a creative person. Finally, you`ll never be a good teacher if you don`t like children.
So to become a good specialist one should analyze whether the job is suitable for him and whether he is suitable for the job. Otherwise, the job may later turn into a nightmare.
Besides if you want to become a good specialist you should work hard even if you are very talented. You should also be responsible for the results of your work. It`s very important to continue your education and learn new things. It always helps if you are disciplined and punctual.
You can`t be a good vet if you don`t like animals.
You can`t be a respectable judge if you are not just and honest.
You can`t be a successful businessman if don`t have a creative mind.
You can`t be a good sailor if you are afraid of water