C language is a very good language to introduce yourself to the programming world, as it is a simple procedural language which is capable of doing wonders.
Programs written in C language takes very less time to execute and almost executes at the speed of assembly language instructions.
Initially C language was mainly used for writing system level programs, like designing operating systems, but there are other applications as well which can be very well designed and developed using C language
Why use C?
C was initially used for system development work, particularly the programs that make-up the operating system. C was adopted as a system development language because it produces code that runs nearly as fast as the code written in assembly language. Some examples of the use of C might be −