One of the best ways to learn English quickly is by immersing yourself completely. If this is the way you would like to learn, you should consider booking a course in the USA or another English-speaking country so that you are totally immersed in the language you are studying from the very first day. If this is not a practical option, the next best thing is a local course run by an instructor who employs language immersion techniques, i.e. an instructor who only speaks English throughout the entire course. While this may sound like a difficult way to learn a new language, it has proved to be extremely effective for many people in the past.
Why Language Immersion Works
There are several reasons that language immersion can be a very effective way to learn English for speakers of other languages.
- More Practice Time – Because you are constantly being exposed to the language and being forced to use it in a number of different situations on a daily basis, you will find that you retain new vocabulary more efficiently and master new grammatical structures more easily than would otherwise be the case.
- More Motivation – When your brain needs to retain information to survive, it becomes more focused on the task at hand. If, for example, you need to master English words and phrases to order food and drink during the day, your brain will be more likely to remember these words and phrases because they are essential to your very survival.
- More Rewards – Learn to order food or ask for directions when you are living in an English-speaking country and your rewards will be immediate, which is very good for your motivation.
Language immersion may sound like a daunting approach to learning English but it is well worth considering if you want fast, long lasting results.