Not only is it William Shakepeare’s birth date today but it is English Language Day too. Shakespeare played a major role in transforming the English language, contributing to over 3000 words that are still used today! Its
#EnglishLanguageDay which also falls on #StGeorgesDay. With approx 360m native English speakers and half a billion who speak it as a second language, its now regarded as the main language of business, travel and int. relations.
Today’s #Celonarants™ word is ‘CHUTZPAH‘ /ˈxʊtspə,ˈhʊtspə/ (NOUN)
MEANING: extreme self-confidence or audacity (usually used approvingly).
#EnglishLanguageDay ! Do not be ashamed or scared to practise the language, because the more you practise, the better you’ll be at it! Do you guys think it’s important to know how to speak in English? Share with me!