How to learn Spoken English
English has emerged as a global language at this time. It has now become a language that can be spoken anywhere in the world. Knowing English has become very essential today to keep pace with the changes at the global level. Also, it is worth noting that English is being used very extensively in our country as well. Now even for working in small companies or for getting any formality done in any government office, English is needed. Apart from this speaking English has a positive effect on your personality. English has gradually become the criterion under which it is ascertained how educated a person is. Therefore, if you are less educated but speak English well, you will be considered well educated. Because of this speaking English has become an essential condition these days.
English cannot be learned with a magic wand. For we need to make some special changes in our daily routine. We read many types of advertisements, learn English in just 30 days, come speaking Hindi and go speak English. It is very nice to read all these tag lines and also give peace to the heart that we too will be able to speak English easily. But it is a matter of thinking that English is a language that can neither be taught in a pinch nor is it so difficult that it can never be learned.
How to Learn English Speaking
Here are some easy ways by which you can learn to speak English easily.
Recognize the difficulties of learning English:
First of all, you need to accept the difficulties you face while speaking English. In fact, until you accept your weaknesses, you will not be able to solve them. So start focusing on your difficulties related to this language, where you have the most trouble. There are many such words in the English language, while speaking, you just have to keep in mind a slight change. For example, the spelling of reading is read and is written for red. Care has to be taken while pronouncing these two. Also, in the same way, you need to note that the plural of mouse is mice but the plural of house houses. Therefore, there are many exceptions like examples in English, to understand it is very important to read English.
Read English Regularly:
If you want to speak fluent English, then for its practice you need to study English regularly. If you have time, spend at least half an hour daily with English books. With this, you will have a lot of increase in words, which you will be able to use while speaking English. While studying English, many words will come in front of you whose pronunciation will be difficult, but with regular practice, you will start to understand the pronunciation, etc.
Remember important phrases:
When speaking English you need to know specific phrases to make your sentences effective. So you can remember good phrases with the help of good books. Note that you do not have to memorize the entire sentence. You have to keep in mind only and only special phrases, which are used in different sentences as they are.
Don’t put too much emphasis on grammar:
The practice of grammar is very important for English, but only at the time of practice. When you are speaking English, there is no need to pay much attention to grammar. You should be completely confident while speaking English in front of anyone and there is no need to panic if there is any grammatical mistake while speaking English. You can, however, rectify your mistakes while practicing.
Don’t hesitate to learn
Today almost everyone speaks English. So you can learn the qualities of speaking English from your books and from people other than your teacher. You should not have any hesitation in this. You can also improve your English with the help of English movies that you give on your TV. Note that there are many such channels, which give English movies with subtitles. This subtitle is also very effective in learning English.
Don’t translate your words while speaking English:
It has also been seen many times that many people first think of what they say in their mother tongue and after that, they translate it into English, this process takes a lot of time, and many times when the exact words are not available for translation. Hesitation has to be faced. Therefore, while speaking English, you should speak English only by using your own English dictation. With this, you will be able to easily keep your point in English.
It is not enough just to read and listen to English, because in the end, you have to speak English. Therefore, the correct pronunciation of the words which you are reading or listening to is also necessary. You have to repeat English words continuously during practice to get the pronunciation right. You will see that there are many such words, which have different spellings, but they are pronounced differently. For example, k is not pronounced in the knife. While saying this, it is called only knife but while writing knife is written. There are other examples that need attention.
Do English speaking exercises in front of the mirror:
You can use a mirror to practice speaking English. This is a very effective method, which almost every English learner does. Standing in front of the mirror of your room, keep speaking English on your favorite topic continuously for 2 to 3 minutes. At this time, while speaking English, pay special attention to your body language and facial expressions. so that you can correct your mistakes. This will also increase your confidence a lot.
Practice Tongue Twister:
There are many such tongue twisters, practicing which can make your pronunciation very clear. A tongue twister is usually a sentence or phrase made up of a combination of similar words. For example, you can practice clearing your tongue by continuously saying ‘Drew Dodd’s dad’s dog’s dead, ‘upper roller lower roller, etc.
Listen to English songs and practice humming along:
Keep some English songs on your mobile and keep listening to them continuously. You can easily get the lyrics of the song you are listening to on the internet. While listening to the song, take out its lyrics and hum along with the song. This will bring a lot of accuracy to your pronunciation and will increase your confidence in English. So this is a good way to increase confidence.
Record your conversation and listen again:
This is also an effective process for practice. You can record the English spoken by you during your conversation or practice on your mobile phone.
While practicing, read aloud:
At the time of practice, English is required to be read aloud, so that at least you can hear your pronunciation. Actually, many people have this habit at the time of practice that they study English in their own minds. Due to this their pronunciation is not practiced and there are a lot of difficulties while speaking English.
Read-only the right books:
Note that there are many types of books in the market, which are sold in the name of ‘Learn to speak English’, but many such books are of no use. Therefore, whenever you want to buy a book related to English, then buy books from good publications and high-class authors only. In these books, things related to grammar and pronunciation are given, with the help of which you can greatly increase your English knowledge. Apart from grammar-related books, you can also read English literature.
In this way, you can learn to speak English very easily in a few days by following the above instructions, but for this, you have to work patiently and practice continuously. With continuous practice and study, you will have a better vocabulary in English, which will make you confident and you will be able to speak English successfully.