How to speak fluently in English
English is the official language in more than a quarter of the countries in the world, and that makes it is one of the most spoken languages. Hence, if you are not fluent enough in speaking English you might miss out on a lot of opportunities. Most companies in India and the world consider fluency in English to be one of the most important criteria while recruiting. The Fair & Lovely Career Foundation provides many free online English courses for interested students. Some of them include English for Tourism, Travel, Hospitality Trade, English for Beauty & Wellness, English Grammar, Let’s talk in English (Hindi) and more.
Here are a few tips to help you speak fluently in English:
There are numerous sources around us from where we can hear good English and learn. This includes TV programs, radio, seminars, online videos, movies and more. Keep your ears open to all of this and try to understand as much as possible.
Speak in English
Speak in English to people who are good with the language. Continuous conversations are a great way to improve your grasp in any language.
Read a lot
Make it a habit to read at least 20 pages of any good English book every day. You must also read English newspapers and all other good materials you can get your hands on. The more you read, the better.
The best way to learn a language in the shortest time is to write in it every day. Writing gives you time to process your thoughts and produce it in the language you wish to learn. This gives you a better grip on the language.
Talk to yourself
This is a great way to improve confidence in speaking in English. When you talk to yourself, you don’t need to worry about people judging you. Speak as long as you wish to and improve fluency in English gradually.
The Fair & Lovely Career Foundation provides free online courses on communication skills, personality development and more in addition to spoken English courses to enable aspiring women to achieve their professional dreams.