Merits of learning French.
Speaking one language is not enough in a world where there are so many languages. If you are yet to learn French, you should enroll in a class now. It does not mean that those who already speak another foreign language cannot learn more. Being able to speak and understand a foreign language enables you to live anywhere in the world comfortable and your chance to find a job in your region or out of state will be high. Also, learning the French language will open new doors for you and enrich your mind. Besides English, French is the other language that has native speakers in all continents. There are so many people who take it as the second foreign language and you should too.
If you are looking to expand your career, France is one of the best countries you should work in because it is a major economy but to secure a job you need to be able to communicate in French. If you are looking to get a great education, France will offer you this on a silver platter with the attachment of being able to learn, write and speak the language well which is a small price to pay if you are going to get the best education in the world. French culture is a rich one and by learning the language you will be able to experience the culture in a whole new level. The French culture will teach you about fashion, art, gastronomy, science as well as architecture. You will also have an easy time understanding the work of people like Victor Hugo, Marcel Proust and eve read the poems of Jacques Prevert and Charles Baudelaire in their original text.
Not only is French the working language of the UN but also the official language in NATO, UNESCO, the international court, Red Cross and the International Olympic Committee. It is important to start taking French lessons from an early age if you are thinking about working for an international organization. There are so many professionals who are willing to take your through the lessons if you are willing to go through the process.