Speaking is the most important skill to learn any language, because when you learn the language you want to use it to communicate with people fluently, so here are 5 tips to improve speaking skill in English.
1. Listen and read
There are many ways to increase your vocabulary and to improve your spoken English like listening to music , the radio or the podcast. Also you have to read books , magazines and blogs to improve your listening and reading , all of that will help you to find new and interesting expressions , slang terms and synonyms.
We know that there isn’t a magic pill for better speaking. Basically, the best way to speak better is to, well – speak! Commit to practicing often and with as many different people , such as your friends, their families, your coworkers, classmates, employees at the coffee shops, supermarket, post-office and other places you visit. If you’re learning in your own country, increase your practice time by meeting your classmates after class, finding an language exchange partner or joining an online community of learners.
3.Record your voice
Hearing yourself on tape shows you things you might not realize . On the other hand, you could be pleasantly surprised to hear that your speaking is far better than you thought! For bonus points, take your recording to your teacher or to a native speaker friend and let them give you feedback.
4.learn phrases not words.
Another tip to increase your fluency is to speak using a variety of phrases rather than individual words. Instead of asking directly “Hello, how are you today?”, mix it up by choosing other expressions like “What’s up, man?” “Hey dude!” or “How ya going, mate?” (Be careful though: Some expressions will be very informal and not ideal for some situations.
It’s easier to learn something new when you’re having fun. So begin your speaking practice by talking to yourself when you’re alone, singing along with popular songs in English, or doing one-minute “impromptu speeches” on randomly-chosen topics (such as snakes, coffee, India, or any funny subjects you like.