3 Steps to Better Spoken English (STEP/VIDEO #3: PRACTICAL STEPS - How to…
3 Steps to Better Spoken English
STEP/VIDEO #1: Identify WHY do I struggle to speak English?
Not speaking enough
Lack of opportunities to speak
Nobody to speak with
"I don't have the time".
Fear of making mistakes
Mistakes are an essential part of the learning process
Lack of confidence
I'm not ready yet. I'll speak when I'm ready (SOMEDAY)
Someday never comes. There'll never be a day when it's perfect to start. So start NOW.
Fear of mistakes
Understand words when spoken or written but struggle to use them when speaking.
Not building strong enough MEMORIES to output
STEP/VIDEO #2: WHY you actually need to speak to improvE your speaking skills
English contains sounds and combinations of sounds that don't exist in your native language.
Only by speaking can you exercise the muscles needed to make this sounds correctly.
Speaking helps us to identify our weaknesses
Through real-life conversations, we're able to identify the vocabulary we need which we don't currently know
Helps to separate the really important things to learn from the 'nice to know' things
In order to be able to create sentences and phrases in English, we have to practice outputting and constructing them
Helps us to internalize grammar in a much more effective and deeper way than memorising rules from a textbook
STEP/VIDEO #3: PRACTICAL STEPS - How to IMPROVE your speaking skills + pitch
Speak as often as possible
Easy to find native speakers online to practice with
Where to find exchange partners to practice with
How to contact them
How to structure your exchange sessions
Strengthen your memory so that you can not only recognise words but recall them with ease.
As part of this course, you'll learn how to supercharge your memory
How to improve reduce your accent and improve your fluency use repetition training and music!
How to build the mindset you need to learn a language successfully
Grow your confidence in your speaking ability
Embrace mistakes and learn from them
Learn how to deal with and overcome failures
Advanced Conversation Hacks that will improve your spoken English
What to do when you don't understand something
How to use pauses to sound more natural in English
Body language and tone vs. perfect English