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Any free way to learn speaking English with natives?

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by loveghost003, Feb 10, 2015.

  1. loveghost003

    loveghost003 Regular Member

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    Is there any free way to learn speaking English with native people? Someplace like social media site or chat rooms via Skype or any site that you can speak and practice your language ability?
     
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    sikandar Senior Member

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    First improve your listening ability - You can play DVD movies with subtitles to improve your listening. Take online TOEFL listening comprehension tests to test your listening ability. There are many online dictionaries which support audio pronunciation - use them to improve your pronunciation. Download speech to text software like Dragon and test your speaking .. You can try all these in the comfort of your home!
     
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    Mr.Whitehat Senior Member

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    Watching english movies without subtitles will improve it far better imo.
     
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    Watch English Movies with subtitles and catch slang what they use and then you use that all in your chat with others.
     
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    loveghost003 Regular Member

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    There are really good methods but I think I have passed this stage, I think now I should go in conversation mode, any suggestion of methods to go in a conversation mode with natives via skype or similar methods freely?
     
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    Trepanated Supreme Member

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    I think you have got passed that stage too - your written English is very good.

    What country are you in?
     
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    Dj Co2 Elite Member

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    Some people have a good written skill but they lack the confidence to connect words while talking. I guess that's what he's asking.

    OP I don't know about any communities like that but if your friends are interested in the same then you could propose this idea to them about conversing in English rather than your native language.
     
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    cpaddoncpaddon Newbie

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    I've tried this. It's far too hard, the best bet is to get VA's from Philapines, they have the best English in my general experiences. Or try rosetta, lol!
     
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    Read everything you can get your hands on. Watch films, Tv shows. Always sorround yourself with these things and you will get it. Also try this http://www.language-exchanges.org/
     
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    asunshine Newbie

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    There are a lot of Speaking Trainning Teachers online, but you need pay.
     
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    ilim72 Regular Member

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    I remember when I was learning hard, I was listening tv / radio / whatever and was repeating each phrase it as soon as phrase is finished.
    I though it was great to improve grammar and pronunciation.
     
  12. saladino2004

    saladino2004 Junior Member

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    Like the OP, I am interested in knowing this also
     
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    voodoodoll Newbie

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    I think these sites can help you find language buddies:

    Live Mocha

    My Language Exchange
     
  14. loveghost003

    loveghost003 Regular Member

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    I'm form Egypt mate
     
  15. loveghost003

    loveghost003 Regular Member

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    That is exactly what I'm suffering from.
     
  16. saladino2004

    saladino2004 Junior Member

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    I am from Egypt also xD, if you want we can have some chat on skype i am also very weak at English
     
  17. loveghost003

    loveghost003 Regular Member

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    I think we both need a good trainer :)
     
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    Perhaps try making a pen pal type relationship with someone who speaks fluent english. That can actually help to improve your own inner monologue when thinking in english. Worked for a friend of mine.
     
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    try interpals net - free site for online correspondence, cultural exchange, and learning foreign languages.
     
  20. Dresden

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    I learned a lot when I played video games and used ventrilo/teamspeak on a daily basis back in the day. I guess that's something you can try. It's free and you can test your abilities while having fun. Your written English is good so I'm sure you won't have too much trouble with a little practice.