How to Improve Your English Fluency
Give these practical ideas a try and become a fluent English speaker
What is Fluency?
Fluency is to speak smoothly without stopping or hesitating. it does not mean know everything and speak without making mistakes.
To help you develop your fluency it's a good idea to thing as Fluency as two parts and each one needs focus, concentration and practice
Physical and Mental
So, you need to understand that if you want to improve your fluency you must practice the physical by using your mouth and speaking English., it’s the same with other skills such as listening and reading. You will not improve your fluency simply by studying what it is, it is practical skill just like playing football or tennis.
Ideally you should try to practice speaking for at least 2/3 hours per week, the more you practise the better you become.
A Big Problem
English learners often don’t feel confident when speaking the language and they sometimes feel silly and worried about what other people will think.
Our advice to this is; to understand YOU WILL FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE and accept it. That’s right, this feeling won't go away, you will feel nervous and this feeling is completely normal. Yes, I know that it’s not the nicest feeling when you get stuck for words and can’t think of what to say and maybe even panic, but don’t worry you just need to realise it will be difficult but the main thing is DON’T LET IT STOP YOU!
What steps should you take to improve?
Here are a few things you could do;
Activities : to help improve the ‘physical’ side to fluency;
Activity: to improve the ‘mental’ side to fluency;
For example: ‘What are you going to do at the weekend?’
PRACTICE: Now, try to think of different endings to these phrases.
If you learn a language in big pieces (phrases) you only have to remember 2 things;
By learning like this, it makes it easier to respond to questions like this and speak more fluently.
Let’s look at another way;
I _______ on Wednesday
This is a much more natural way to learning vocabulary!
By doing this you are making more and more connections in your brain, which will then help you to produce better more fluent English.
Keep up the good practice.
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