FluentEnglish.com - Website of Fluentzy: The English Fluency Encyclopedia  
 
World's 1st. • Over 1/3rd of a century of fluency-building heritage. Worldwide. 66 countries.
  | | | | |  
BUY NOW >> PAY ONLINE: Option 1
(Get the Fluentzy books by Post/Courier/Speed Post)
OR PAY ONLINE: Option 2
(E-book edition of Fluentzy books, Downloadable)
OR PAY IN ADVANCE (OFFLINE)
(Get the Fluentzy books by Post/Courier/Speed Post)
Buy NOW!
Click here to buy
 
 Home
 Unique Self-study System
 The Author
 The Publisher
 Essential qualification
 Self-study duration
 Fluentzy™ Aims
 Fluentzy™ Principles
 Fluentzy™ Techniques
 Self-study Books
 Fluentzy™ Contents
 Self-study Effectiveness
 Buyers Worldwide
 Price of the book set
 Despatch of books
 Order NOW!
 How to Order
 Self-study Facts
 Downloads
 Feedback
 
 Related Websites
www.fluencybookz.com
www.fluentzy.com
 
 
Get Rich like Donald Trump
 
   
  Fluentenglish.com > English > "Can I become fluent in spoken English thro' self-study?"
  Self-study facts: Page 2 of 7
   
 
Pages >> 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

<< Previous pageNext page >>

 
 

Classroom instruction, not really effective
Do you think that classroom instruction for a short period of 3 or 6 months is going to make you speak fluent English? Mind you, even if you get classroom instruction for a long period, that’s not likely to be really effective — as far as fluency development is concerned.

For example, take the case of most people who have Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees (in English itself or in other subjects) — in countries where English is a second language. By the time they complete their degrees, they would have learnt English as a separate subject of study in classrooms (at school and college) for at least 5 to 10 years. That too, from about 5 to 10 different teachers. And they would also have learnt various other subjects through English in classrooms for at least 5 to 10 years. Yet, by the time they get their degrees, do they become fluent enough in English to speak it fluently?

So don’t be under the impression that classroom instruction is a sure cure for all your fluency problems – even if it stretches over several years. Now if classroom instruction (in English and through English) for as long a period as 5 to 10 years cannot produce fluency in you, do you think that classroom instruction for a short period of 3 or 6 months more is going to make you fluent?

<< Previous pageNext page >>

Pages >> 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

In this section
1. Alternatives to self-study route, not really practical. 5. Helping learners in difficulty
2. Classroom instruction, not really effective 6. Living and working in an English environment
3. Fluency techniques and real-life situations 7. Fluency techniques: The only quick and easy route
4. Face-to-face instruction and feedback
 
 
 

 
"Adult Faculties Council is the leader in fluency-related publications worldwide."
- THE HINDU
WB-25, 44/1274-D1,
Padinjareveetil Building, 2nd Floor,
Little Flower Church Road,
(Next to the entrance to Chakkalapadam Road),
Kaloor P.O., KOCHI - 682017, Kerala, India.
Phone: +91-484- 2538449, 2409325, 2536130.
Mobile:+91-9847173284.
Email: info@fluentzy.com
 
Unifying the world through fluent English...®

Established in 1982.
Publishes great English fluency-building classics.
By a celebrated Author with 38-year old fluency-building wisdom & skill.
 
 
All rights reserved worldwide.
Copyright © 2001 Uma V. Nair, Adult Faculties Council, Kochi-26, Kerala, India.
• Please view the copyright page by clicking here.