The learning language system is to listening and imitating sounds, then learn to speak words, small phrases and its uses. this is how you have learnt to speak your mother tongue
When you had learnt English language, have you followed the language learning system? most people’s answer will be the same that they have not followed the learning language system.
You know the language, you can write the language, you can read the language, you can understand the language but you can not speak fluently.
Have you ever thought? why fluently speaking is difficult with you? you understand language, read and write but not able to speak fluently? The answer is simple you can not construct the sentences while you are talking.
With limited speaking skills set it is difficult to give a presentation and face interviews, there you need to speak continuously and make audiences understand your point of view.
Not able to speak fluently makes you feel less confident in workplace. when someone is speaking better than you, you hesitate to talk with them.
For communicating you need sentences. when constructing sentences in mind takes a time then you are unable to speak fluently.
As quickly you are able to make sentences as much fluency you have over English language after this you require a lot of practice to develop your communication skills.
Having mastery on language it takes time and practice, Many people can’t reach the mastery level.
When you need to have mastery over language very first you need to get your basic concepts cleared. you need to learn language vocabulary, grammar and sentence formation.
Let me tell you one important thing, There is much difference in knowing and speaking the language. knowing the language doesn’t make you a good public speaker.
How to Practice a Language alone
There are many ways to practice you can find friends who are native speakers or who have good communication skills. You can practice by yourself or with your friends. remember Practicing is important when you want to have mastery.
Practicing can help you to develop your language skill. it improves your vocabularies, grammar, phrases, pronunciation, way of speaking and your communication skills.
Reading, writing, speaking, listening and watching movies are better way of Practicing. you can take help from technology, make online friend connect with native speakers and communicate with them.
When you practice every day your language skills develop.
Reading improves your vocabularies and helps you to understand the language in depth. there are many books to read
You need to select the right book which is easy to understand and have simple vocabularies and conversational English. that widen your vocabularies and speaking skills. so you improve your English.
Being reader you always have wide set of vocabularies, knowledge and more information.
- It makes you a great conversationalist
- It makes you learn grammar, vocabularies and sentence construction
- It is good for overall learning language
- It improves thinking and language skills
For reading you must give time, you should make this habit. most importantly you must spend time reading
Learn a Language by Writing
Writing improves your language skills, It improves grammar, vocabularies, spellings and sentence construction. You need to start with a simple piece of writing, you can translate the story from your language to English. this speed up your translation skills
When you write paragraph or story, you must focus on grammar and sentence making, This can help you to improve your language, learning to express yourself into words that develop your language skills.
You can write a journal this also helps you to build your language But keep in mind generally you are correct at writing. since there is time to think and correct the sentence.
- It develops and shapes uses of language
- It helps to memories and sharpen your mind
- It improves explanation skills
- You can describe your imagination through your writing
- It shapes your ideas, imagination and languages skills
Speaking is helpful when you are learning a language, Speaking is one kind of practice. When you practice speaking you get more comfortable with the language
Find a friend who is a native speaker or who is good at language. so you can listen to a correct language practising with people who are good at language that really helps you to develop your speaking skills.
- Speaking boost self-confidence.
- With speaking you can imitate what you have heard.
- By speaking you learn pronunciation and expression of language
- Practicing helps to develop communication skills
There is one drawback with speaking. When you have heard wrong grammar, wrong pronunciation, and you are imitating those same sentences you end up practising wrong sentences.
Listening audiobooks, podcast and songs help you to gain new words, sentences and expression of language.
Listening and practicing language develops your language skills. When you listen for speaking you need continuously practice of listening
But keep one thing in mind when you are listening, try to listen to conversational English that improves your conversational skills.
- listening improves pronunciation and expression
- you learn many new words
- you can listen anywhere
- with listening you can imitate what you have heard
Listening is always input!
Learn a Language by Watching Movies
When you want to practice you need to watch movies in the targeted language. this is a fun way to practice. For practising language watch movies to understand first and then speak the language.
You can watch movies or T.V series. but you need to repeatedly practice watching movies
- You can learn the expression of the language.
- watching movies help you to improve speech
- you can imitate dialogues
- watching movies improves words, Phrases and sentences
Thinking in The Language
Thinking in targeted language means constantly speaking with yourself. This turns out to be a better way to learn languages. This helps to basic English language learners.
Thinking in the language which you aim to speak, it takes effort because your thoughts only flow in Mother Tongue.
Thinking in language where you have lack of words, not having enough knowledge of sentence making it is again difficult job but you can overcome with the right practice.
Thinking which means constantly talking, making phrases and making sentences. when you start thinking in that language, your language starts to develop.
When you intentionally do this practice it becomes your habit
- It develops your language
- It makes you learn phrases and sentences
- thinking practice you can do it anywhere
- It makes you perfect in language
After learning languages, it is important to learn pronunciation or else your language sound like your mother tongue.
You don’t need to sound like a native speaker. You need to speak with neutral accent so people can understand you.
When your English language skills are good and you speak language with accurate pronunciation that makes you good public speaker because people clearly understand you.
So once you learn the language spend more time on learning pronunciation it adds value in your resume
Join a Class
When your basic concepts are not right and your profession demands fluency over the English language. reading, writing, listing, thinking & Speaking practices are not helping you the way you have imagined.
every day, you deal with clients explaining, communicating and giving a presentation. then you must have mastery over language.
You start conversation very well but after a minute you go blank you don’t understand how to carry a conversation.
Then you better join the class to get your basic concepts clear and then you can go ahead with these practices.
When you completely know the language then practice entirely helps you to build the language otherwise it confuses you.
Reading, writing, thinking, speaking, practices helps only those who need to have fluency.