Esperanto is possibly the most well-known poster-child for artificial languages that have been tried to be put into global use. For some it’s the epitome of a universal mode of communication that combines the best aspects of many languages into an efficient, intuitive system. To others, however, it’s a novelty.
But is Esperanto really all it’s cracked up to be? Do people actually use Esperanto? Why do people set out to learn Esperanto in the first place?
If any of you out there have given Esperanto a try, tell us about it!