speaking, Prof. Kev Nairs self-study books have only
one aim: To help you get an invaluable skill: The skill
of speaking English with a high degree of fluency.
A skill that can bring personal success and career advancement
to you. Specifically, these self-study books aim
these self-study books aim to help you get an excellent
command of spoken English, so you might never be at a loss
for fluent speech.
help you gain the skill of dealing with hesitations while
speaking English the way native speakers of English
deal with them.
help you convert your knowledge of everyday English vocabulary
and structures into a real mastery of spontaneous speech-building
help you get free of the urge to fall back on your mother-tongue
(while youre speaking English). And to help you gain
the skill of composing what you want to say in English and
to say it at the same time: The skill of producing English
on your feet. Spontaneously without prior planning
train your organs of speech to work smoothly... in the way
that the English language wants them to work and
to help you speak English without stumbling over the English
sounds or their sequences.
By the word fluency, what Prof. Kev Nairs
self-study books mean is the skill of speaking English smoothly
and continuously without hesitation preventing you
from speaking on. Yes, its the skill of speaking about
things clearly and easily in English that is natural,
appropriate and easy to understand. Without struggling for
breath or for words.
dedicated fluency-building system
The self-directed self-study course youd be doing with
Prof. Kev Nairs self-study books is of a unique kind.
Its not an ordinary kind of spoken English course.
No. Its a course youll be able to do on your own
as a fluency course. Yes. As a dedicated fluency course.
And its aim is not just to teach you how to make one-line
statements or ask one-line questions or give one-line
replies now and then. The self-study books have been written
solely to help you develop and extend your fluency in spoken
English so that you dont have to limit yourself
to one-line statements or one-line questions
or one-line replies, but can go ahead and speak at
length and in detail about your ideas, thoughts and feelings.
Prof. Nairs self-study books concentrate on helping
you add a smooth flow to your English whether youre
producing a short stretch of speech or a long stretch.
Whether youre discussing, explaining, narrating or describing
things. Or telling stories. Or taking a stand and defending
it. Or arguing. Or expressing an opinion and supporting it
with grounds and reasons. You need this skill
if you want to carry on a serious conversation. Or to have
a chat. With your words flowing out freely and
style: Native-speaker-like English
The English that Prof. Kev Nairs self-study books help
you become fluent in is not the "bookish"
kind, but the kind that native speakers of English speak
at home and outside. Genuine and natural. Youll see
that its marks are simplicity, liveliness, spontaneity and
lack of artificiality.
self-study books aim to help you speak international English.
Educated international English. And not a regional or local