Should You Speak English as Fast as a Native?

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Many many students ask us this question, “How can I speak English as fast as a native?”

That is the wrong question!

The question that you should be asking is this: “How can I speak clearly so that natives can understand me?”

The most important thing is not speed. The most important thing is to speak clearly.

 

Here are two tricks to speak clearly in English:

1- Separate your sentence into thought groups or “chunks”

2- Emphasize the last word in the thought group

 

Watch my video below to learn more!

 

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So guys, go out there and don’t try to speak quickly. Try to speak clearly by using the two pronunciation tricks that I have taught you today.

Good luck with your pronunciation in 2015!

 

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