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Speak a little English every day.
The absolute best way to learn any new language is just to speak it. It doesn’t matter if you only know five English words or if you’re practically fluent — speaking English with another person is the fastest, most effective method of improving.

Don’t wait until you “feel more comfortable” speaking in English — you probably won’t reach that level for a long time, so push yourself outside of your comfort zone and start speaking English today. You’ ll be amazed at how quickly your language skills improve.

Work on your pronunciation. Correct, clear pronunciation is essential if you really want to improve your level of English. Listen closely to how native English speakers pronounce certain words and sounds and do your best to copy them.

Pay particular attention to any sounds that you are unfamiliar with or that do not exist in your native tongue. For example, some people have difficulty pronouncing the “r” sound, as it does not exist in their native language, while other people have difficulty with certain consonant clusters, such as the “th” sound.

Be aware that the pronunciation of certain English words varies greatly depending on the part of the world it’s spoken in. For example, American English is very different from British English. If you intend to travel to or live in an English-speaking country, this is something you should take into account when learning how to pronounce certain words.

Again, spending time with native English speakers will help you to pick up on common vocabulary and phrases in a natural way. Although reading, watching English TV and listening to the news is also beneficial.

Once you have learned a new word or phrase, you should make an effort to use it in a sentence — this is the best way to commit it to memory.

Attend an English class or discussion group. Another great way to incorporate some extra English conversation into your weekly routine is to sign up for a class of discussion group.
Carry a dictionary.
Carrying an English dictionary with you at all times (whether it’s an actual book or a phone app) can be very useful.

Listen to English radio or podcasts.One of the best ways to improve your English listening comprehension is to download English-language podcasts or radio apps on your phone or MP3 player.

Make an effort to understand what’s being said, don’t just let the English wash over you. Even if you find it too fast, try to pick out key words and phrases to get a general idea of what the conversation is about.

Watch English movies and TV shows.Another fun way to improve your listening comprehension is to watch English movies and TV shows.

Try to pick movies or TV shows that you will enjoy — this will make the exercise feel like less of a chore. If possible, choose movies or shows that you are already familiar with, such as children’s cartoons or blockbuster films. If you already know the basic story you will find the language much easier to pick up on.

Read an English book, newspaper or magazine.Reading is an essential part of learning a new language, so don’t forget to practice!

Committing to Your New Language

Stay motivated.When learning any new language, it is important to stay motivated and never give up on your goal of fluency.

Stay committed to your language-learning goal by reminding yourself of how badly you want to achieve it. Think of all of the amazing experiences and opportunities that will be available to you once you’ve mastered the English language.

Practice every day. If you want to gain fluency quickly, you need to commit to practicing every day.

Train yourself to think in English.One way to make the transition from being very good at English to being fluent is to train your brain to actually think in the English language.

Constantly translating from your native language into English and back again inside your head consumes time and energy. Every language has its own nuances and peculiarities, which makes it impossible to accurately translate from one language to another in certain instances.

As a result, your spoken and written English will flow much more naturally and fluently if you can just train your brain to think in English. Think of it like a switch — when it’s time to communicate in English, you need to turn your English brain on and your mother language brain off!

Don’t be afraid to make mistakes.
The biggest obstacle that stands in the way of learning a new language is the fear of making mistakes.

This fear serves no purpose — it is merely a hindrance that prevents you from reaching your goal of fluency.

Don’t be afraid of making a mistake and don’t be shy! Of course you can’t speak a new language perfectly at the start. Try to express yourself albeit with difficulty.


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  1. Ansari Ghazala Parvez Ahmad August 25, 2017 at 9:00 pm

    Your answer:
    We should be confident that I can do this.Try to communicate with our friends in English. We must read English newspaper,comic books,short stories.Always try to learn new words.We should accept the language as a challenge.
    Can specify further::
    We should be confident that I(we) can do this.Try to communicate with our friends in English. We must read English newspaper,comic books,short stories.Always try to learn and use new words for vocabulary building. We should accept the language as a challenge that is enjoyable plus which develops us.

  2. mushira_chandrekar August 26, 2017 at 1:21 am

    I will try to speak a little English every day.I work on our pronunciation.Attend an English classes or discussion group.I also carry a English dictionary.listen to English radio or podcasts.read an English book newspapers or magazine.practice ever

  3. mushira_chandrekar August 26, 2017 at 3:07 am

    Practice every day train our self to think in English.I will try to speak a little English every day.I work on our pronunciation.Attend an English classes or discussion group.I also carry a English dictionary.listen to English radio or podcasts.read an English book newspapers or magazine.
    I am so happy.I think I finish my first lesson .

  4. seema_tambe August 26, 2017 at 11:21 am

    I conversation in English with my friends,and family members.. I see more English programme for the students.teaching wel

  5. rubina7 August 26, 2017 at 9:17 pm

    After trying alot I got the step next to log in. I feel happy after submitting answers of lessons no.1.I will continue the same to improve my English

  6. sadaf ansari August 27, 2017 at 1:50 am

    I like it very well. I feel confident that i can do it easily

  7. safiya August 28, 2017 at 9:31 am

    it is a good way for learning. I can do easily

  8. qaisar August 28, 2017 at 10:52 am

    I like it

  9. zia August 28, 2017 at 11:30 am

    i like it

  10. Sjoshi September 11, 2017 at 9:40 pm

    Very nice programme

  11. Farah Deeba M. Qasim Momin September 17, 2017 at 6:03 pm

    I have completed 3 lessons and I have learned many things. I have done many mistakes in those lessons but I would like to make it better.

    • ADMINISTRATOR September 17, 2017 at 7:55 pm

      Practice more regularly,well done.

  12. shaikhnamish18 September 19, 2017 at 10:09 pm

    Which test we have to solve in lesson no 1 beginners.

    • ADMINISTRATOR September 19, 2017 at 11:31 pm

      The new beginners test is for Beginners Group teachers.But all can attempt it,if interested. The test link is on the lower right side under ‘our courses’ list.Beginners Group teachers are of Level 1 .

  13. Ujwala2112 September 21, 2017 at 7:21 pm

    I have completed less .3.

  14. Shagufta Momin September 23, 2017 at 10:31 pm

    I have submitted lesson 3 assignment on 17th September . It is not graded still.

    • ADMINISTRATOR September 24, 2017 at 1:08 am

      Please check your email .You can access lesson 4.

  15. Alminaz_shaikh September 25, 2017 at 10:59 pm

    l solved the lesson4. Now i can resolve all lesson.

    • ADMINISTRATOR September 25, 2017 at 11:01 pm

      You can only attempt once the test.Now,you can read and revise the content of the lessons.

  16. Sjoshi September 29, 2017 at 8:12 am

    To, Sameeta mam my cell phone is damaged that’s why my lessons is late that’s why sorry. Just now I heard the lesson no 3. Where the e mail make.

    • ADMINISTRATOR September 29, 2017 at 4:25 pm

      Please do keep practicing.Read books,watch programs/News etc in English. The final test is not going to be online.

  17. sendu rubina October 5, 2017 at 11:20 pm

    I have solve L.No. 4 and when I opened L.No.5 I saw its very lengthy but I will try for the best.

    • ADMINISTRATOR October 6, 2017 at 12:48 am

      keep 15 min at least every day for the lessons..Please try understand the lesson thoroughly..if any doubts let us know.

  18. gulshan_ansari October 25, 2017 at 4:40 pm

    Please so me correct slove lesson5

    • ADMINISTRATOR October 25, 2017 at 10:33 pm

      please SHOW me correct answers for lesson 5. check the words used, and the answers will be e-mailed to you

  19. nimbkar charusheela October 27, 2017 at 10:47 pm

    What about the begginers group ? Is all teacher will evaluate by atempting same portion and test? I had requested that, as a marathi teacher enroll me in beginner’s group.But there is no test no portion indrodused yet?

    • ADMINISTRATOR October 29, 2017 at 12:58 am

      You are already in beginner’s group.u have completed lesson 1..please finish the others..there are 3 lessons .And evaluations will be on offline test.Which is postponed cause teachers were busy with exams. Will let all know the new date for the offline test.

  20. shahenaz December 6, 2017 at 7:07 pm

    I have solved my L.No

  21. Ujwala2112 December 7, 2017 at 11:21 pm

    I have completed lessons from 1 to 10.

  22. zeenat December 8, 2017 at 7:27 pm

    I had completed lesson no1 many times and submitted also but I don’t no why lesson no 2 is not coming

    • ADMINISTRATOR December 9, 2017 at 9:37 am

      Please Note: All who are doing the assignments now.. must wait for 4 days. I have stopped approving lesson 1 .Will give access to new other lessons after 4 days.Kindly mean while do read English books for practice.

  23. Sjoshi December 9, 2017 at 5:30 pm

    I have completed all the 10 lesson

  24. Shaikh_mumtaz December 11, 2017 at 2:28 pm

    I have completed all the 10 lesson

  25. tase December 11, 2017 at 4:05 pm

    Lesson no.7 is quiet easy as compared to 6

  26. Sayyed Gazala December 12, 2017 at 8:36 pm

    I have Completed all the 10 lessons.Its not graded still.

    • ADMINISTRATOR December 13, 2017 at 12:31 am

      1st and 3rd lesson’s remarks are shown in the notes/feedback tab.its a tab next to the assignment. rest quizzes marks are shown after u submit the quiz.Its automated marking.

  27. zahera December 20, 2017 at 8:30 am

    I have submitted my all lessons

  28. Gazala January 2, 2018 at 9:29 am

    If you upload lesson no. 11 please inform me

  29. nimbkar charusheela January 9, 2018 at 1:36 pm

    I have completed 10 lesson.If you uploaded next lesson please inform me.

  30. mnaziya January 12, 2018 at 7:17 pm

    My 10 lesson was complete man.. plz check it…..

  31. seemeen madoo January 12, 2018 at 7:40 pm

    I have completed my lesson no. 2

  32. Sayyed seema January 18, 2018 at 8:51 am

    I have submitted all ten lesson.


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