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Should we have a single global language?
Creating a universal language and spreading its use worldwide is a disproportionate effort for something that doesn't represent a real problem.
Fostering bilingualism through the continued spreading of English worldwide is easier and will preserve diverse cultures and languages better.
Many widely spoken languages already overcome language barriers successfully.
It is not practical to try to teach everyone in the world the same language, but instead would incur massive expenses.
It doesn't represent a "real" problem to the speaker because English is the language of privilege. The vast majority of (non-English-speaking) global citizens have every reason to disagree.
People already make the effort of learning languages to comunicate internationally.
Spreading of popular languages and extinction of those unpopular is a current trend.