English Language is the most accepted language for all forms of communication across the globe, OR we can also say that English Language is a great way to connect with people of different countries and communities. The vast usage of this language attracts indefinite number of people from different countries for the grasp of its linguistic. Nowadays, there are several authorised institutes which are offering professional coaching to impart English linguistic skills and thereafter conduct an exam to analyse the level of candidate.
Nevertheless, many of us do not reach the level of compatibility even after taking such coaching and learning sessions. So, what’s that thing that pulls you backwards in this race of English Learning?
Well, there is nothing bigger but some LITTLE MISTAKES you make at time of your practice of English Learning. Read further to know 5 things you should avoid when learning English language.
- Try Avoiding Other Native Languages when learning English Language
Yes, it sounds chaotic but you have to adapt this change if you want to become fluent in English. Believe us, it’s NOT DIFFICULT and you will enjoy your learning. Give a Try!
Obviously, you may feel awkward while speaking in English with some of your dear ones and sometimes they might not understand what you are saying. Well, you can translate your words in native language for them. This will make your grip and simultaneously increase your understanding ability over English language
- Avoid replacing difficult words with easier words
Yes, you should not replace any difficult word with easier one. Try to play with words, whenever you come across with a strange word, do not ignore it or use easier word to replace that new word. Instead, write the meaning of the word by underlining it and use that new word whenever you get chance of using it. It’s the easiest way to build up vocabulary. The addition of some new words into your knowledge will not only improve your linguistic but also make your communication more impressive.
Explore the “world of words”, it’s really interesting as it will help you to improve your vocabulary. You can also play word games with your friends or even on your phone.
- Avoid Slangs and Fancy Accents in English Language
What you doin? How ya doin? And many more suchlike words should be strictly avoided when you are at the stage of learning English Language. Usage of slangs is considered as unprofessional and they can have different meanings for different people which results in causing confusion for the interpreter. So, it’s better if you speak complete sentence with proper syntax.
Always remember, do not copy the accent of others as it will ruin your own accent too. Tone OR accent you are using to say something doesn’t make any sense because your motto is to communicate not to Show Off!
Always Use your natural accent and pronounce every word appropriately. Yes, you may not speak really fast with your accent but it will bring out appropriateness in your conversation.
- Stop Translating...
English is language full of phrases. As words are not pronounced as they are spelled similarly the sentence doesn’t reflect the word to word meaning. Yes it’s little tricky but easier too. “Standing between the trees” does not actually mean that you are standing between the trees! You cannot translate everything exactly from English to your native language.
Avoid these activities, and you will get a good grasp over English Language.
- Avoid entertainment sources in Native Language
Find your entertainment sources in English Language. Movies, Tv Series, Songs, whatever you like to watch or listen in English. Watch them with subtitles and it will help you a lot in learning English diction.
In short, indulge yourself in English Language as much as you can to gain fluency in English Language.
"Have a Happy journey to the world of English!"