Why do some people waste their time learning Esperanto?

I seriously do not understand why would someone learn a failed constructed language from the 19 century in this day and age. It is beyond obvious that the dream of zamenhof of making his invented language the "universal language" failed not years, but many decades ago. Learning a language without a... show more I seriously do not understand why would someone learn a failed constructed language from the 19 century in this day and age.


It is beyond obvious that the dream of zamenhof of making his invented language the "universal language" failed not years, but many decades ago.


Learning a language without a purpose is a waste of time, now learning a language that is not spoken anywhere???
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