Some people have the misconception that learning English is cumbersome and boring. This is far from true. There are many activities you can take part in which will make your English learning journey interesting.
Some of the activities which will make your English learning process fun and interesting: –
- You should start with Indian fiction authors some of whom are: –
- AMISH TRIPATHI
- ASHWIN SANGHI
- CHETAN BHAGAT
- SASHI THAROOR
- ROBIN SHARMA
These authors are masters of their craft and reading their works you will enjoy and this will make your English speaking journey more colorful and interesting.
Some good books to read for starters are: –
- THE SHIVA TRILOGY
- CHANAKYAS CHANT
- 2 STATES
- 5 POINT SOMEONE
- 3 MISTAKES OF MY LIFE
- THE MONK WHO SOLD HIS FERRARI
- LISTEN TO ENGLISH SONGS: –
Another way of making your English learning experience interesting is by listening to English songs. You can listen to James Blunt, Nelly Furtado, Madonna, Jennifer Lopez, Enrique, Robbie Williams, Bob Marley and Bob Dylan.
All these singers are absolutely great with their songs and listening to their songs you will feel really good and also these songs will make your English learning journey very interesting too.
- GO FOR DEBATE COMPETETIONS: –
It is also a good idea to go for Debate competitions and Extempore Competitions. Especially if you are in college then there are regular debate competitions organized by the University and you should try your hand at some of them.
This is a great exercise and will make your English good and fluent. Moreover, this activity is very interesting and enjoyable too. There is nothing like the fun and thrill of public speaking. This will also enhance your personality and make you popular with your colleagues and contemporaries.
You can also join an English speaking course in Gurgaon where you will get enough speaking practice.
- WATCH GREAT HOLLYWOOD MOVIES: –
There are many good Hollywood movies which you should certainly watch to improve your English and also get a cultural understanding of the English language.
Some good movies you can watch are:
- THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTIOON
- LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
- MY FAIR LADY
- THE KINGS SPEECH
You can also choose from different genres and go for the type of movies which you find interesting. Thus you will have fun watching these movies and also learn new words and improve your sentence making ability as well.
- Some good motivation books you can read are:
- THE SECRET
- THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED
- YOU CAN WIN
- 7 SPIRITUAL LAWS OF SUCCESS
- WHO WILL CRY WHEN YOU DIE
- THE GREATNESS GUIDE
- AWAKEN THE GIANT WITHIN
You can pick up any of these books and read them to get motivated and also learn more about the English language. These books will keep your spirits high and will teach you to be motivated even in difficult times thus making your English learning journey more interesting.
- DO ROLE PLAYS AND THEATRE: –
It is also a good idea to take part in theatre workshops on weekends and engage in theatre practice as well. You will enjoy the experience and also your knowledge of the English language will improve. You will also learn about intonation, modulation, word stress and many more things as well which you will enjoy and have fun with.
Thus by engaging in these activities you will have fun and will also be able to master the English language. Who said English learning is boring….it is not, in fact it is very interesting…!!