International Journal of

Arts , Humanities & Social Science

ISSN 2693-2547 (Print) , ISSN 2693-2555 (Online)
DIGITAL CULTURE AND LANGUAGE

Abstract

Digitalization is a very commonly problem and also an advantage for all the people around the world. Spending a lot of time in front of the screen, has changed the understanding of people, cultures and languages as it changes everything through the process. All the communication systems especially education is reconsidered through the needs of people. By the help of technology, people interact with different kind of people facing different kind of culture; but the lingua franca language English, has also become the language of digital culture, so all the languages are affected by this language as the globalization continues its effects through digital world. Yet the use of mother tongue languages and the cultures with the effect of digitalization have not been expired but transformed. In this article, the transformation process of both written and spoken versions of mother tongue languages into new inevitable digital language and the effects on cultures is examined by giving examples from the world languages and Turkish.