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Becoming A Fluent English Speaker? Don’t Worry!

May 20, 2019 / Laurentia Audrey

Hello, friends!

You have, of course, read the title of the article above, right?

Well, in this article we will discuss how to become a fluent English speaker which must be very useful for you guys! The purpose of this article with this theme is to train your English speaking skill and highlight your confidence. In fact, there are still many people who don’t feel confident because of their ability to speak English which is still not fluent. Therefore, in this millennial era, there are many ways to practice your English speaking skill. One of them is by reading this article through our website. Let’s take a look at the tips and the explanations.

First, when you speak, have you ever feel that you pronounce it wrong? It’s okay because we should learn from our mistake. You have to know a few things when you want to talk, such as knowing and choosing a suitable vocabulary, using the right grammar and sentence patterns, and talking with the right pronunciation and intonation. Then, practice by putting it together so you can speak well and fluently. Singing a song can also train your English. Music is a great way to improve your speaking skills, practice language rhythm and learn some useful phrases. Choose your favorite English songs on the internet, then practice by singing them. Besides that, thinking in English can also improve your spoken English. For example, you can talk to yourself while doing daily tasks, describe the people around you in English and learn the method continuously.

Second, learn to interact with others. Interacting with others is aimed to train your fluency in pronunciation and generate self-confidence. By interacting, you give others the opportunity to speak and you can listen while thinking about what to say next. Then, you can also find English-speaking friends. Believe it or not, meeting people who can invite you to speak English will help you in speaking good English fluently. Besides, you can also help each other and have fun practicing together. The internet also plays an important role in education, such as using google translate, an application to translate words or listen to good pronunciation. Another way you can practice besides interacting with people is by recording yourself talking to yourself. Although it sounds very strange, it is a very useful way to find out what’s wrong with the English you are speaking.

Third, practice and be brave. It can also train your confidence. Look for every opportunity to practice talking to many people such as your parents, friends, siblings, teachers, etc. Practice your English speaking anywhere and anytime. Don’t be afraid to make mistakes because every mistake is an opportunity to learn. Practicing every day will also help you learn from your mistakes from time to time, so you can speak English more fluently.

Those are some tips and explanations on how to become a fluent English speaker. Easy right? In conclusion, learning English to improve your verbal skills is very easy. Take advantage of the people around you. Interact with them and correct your English. That way, it will be easier for you to improve your spoken English every day. Also, get rid of your insecurity, be sure of what you do and don’t forget to practice every day. Try each of these tips for a week and see your changes. The last one, “Focus on yourself first. When you are at your best, you can give your best”.