Turkish Language, as well as being Turkey’s and North Cyprus’s official language is spoken in many countries and regions since the days of the Ottoman Empire. Kosovo, Macedonia, Iraq, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Albania, Serbia and many more countries have Turkish communities and these communities spoke the Turkish Language as a mother Language. Also, many immigrants from Turkey, live in Germany, Netherland, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland and France and speak Turkish language as a native speaker.

If you live in one of these countries, it is high that you have listened Turkish music as well as having tasted Turkish cuisine. Many people want to learn the Turkish language as a second language because of the Turkish communities that protect their language and culture all over the world.

As a Turkish origin, Central Asia is from the Ural-Altaic Language Family; It is spoken as a mother language by more than 80 million people. Of course, this extended language family is preferred and attacked by millions of people.

In this article, I will share with you 5 reasons to learn the Turkish language.

Let’s start all together.

Why Turkish Language?

Visiting Turkey as a tourist, academician, student, worker and also for living in Turkey, everyone wants to feel the culture and can handle daily life by speaking the Turkish Language.

This might sound obvious, but if you don’t have a good reason to learn the Turkish language, you are less likely to stay motivated over the long-run. Also, know your motivation to learn Turkish Language help to organise your next steps to study.

Lets start it together.

Touristic Reason

Turkey, attracting tourists from all over the world. The main reasons for tourists are seasonal tourism, perfect beaches, magnificent sea, high quality and inexpensive service.

But Turkey’s extraordinary history and cultural heritage of this history attracting millions of people to visit Turkey.

Turkey increases the potential for tourism every day and more than 51 million people are hosted every year.

According to UNTWO it makes Turkey the 4th Europe and the 15th in the world most preferred country.

Here the top 5 list of which countries’ citizens visit Turkey.



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Family Reason

Turkey has a dynamic structure with a population of 84 million citizens living in Turkey and 5 million living in other countries. For example, the number of Turkish immigrants in Germany exceeds 3 million. For the UK, this number is around 1 million. Turkish people’s warm-blooded and emotional character causes new families from other countries and cultures. In these multicultural families, couples want to learn the Turkish language in order to improve themselves in terms of culture and daily life and to strengthen the bond between them.

The Top 5 Nationalities Choose Turkey to Stay

%37 German

%6 Australian

%5.1 Azerbaijan

%4,6 Afghan

%4 Turkman

Last ten years British, Russian, Ukrainian and Iranian people population growing up because of these multicultural families.

Academic Reason

Turkey isn’t simply with beautiful beaches, historic sites it also attracts people who want to study with the great opportunities at its universities for foreigners. In addition to people coming from neighbouring countries for academic reasons, it is becoming more and more important for people who want to study and improve themselves from all over the world.

Over 172.000 students from other countries study in Turkey. Many universities accept foreign students and support them to make their lives easier.

Of course, not only the students also academicians and researchers choose Turkey and carry out their studies with learning the Turkish language.

Work in Turkey

Turkey is a developing country with its young population. It has many opportunities for traders and employers with its bright future. Because of it’s amazing and affordable daily life Turkey attracted many people from all around the world to work in Turkey. Many people searching for opportunities, for work or trade. The legal numbers of the people who are coming from other countries to work, growing every year. Here you can check the statistics at down.

People From Other Countries Apply For Work at Turkey

2011 17.466

2012 32.279

2013 45.823

2014 52.295

2015 64.521

2016 73.549

2017 87.182

2018 115.837

Because of the working life opportunities, people want to learn Turkish language to improve their works and connections for treading. If your reason about this just start to learn the Turkish language and enjoy your life in Turkey.

Turkish Series

Yeap! Do you know Turkish Series Industry took second place after American ones? Turkish cinema and series industry is growing every day and attracted millions of fans of them all around the world.

In 2002, the first series was sold to Japan. Later, the popularity of Turkish series increased gradually. Especially Turkish drama series have reached all over the world. Turkish TV series, which have more than 500 million viewers today, is on screens and internet platforms with 150 different series in more than 100 countries.

For that reason, people want to learn the Turkish Language to feel the best emotional parts of Turkish dramas with the original language.

Why not? I think it’s a good reason to learn the Turkish Language.


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