How to prepare English for competitive exams
A latest report of UN says that with 365 million population of India are under in 10-25 years. India has the highest working population ratio in the world. Various kind of Public and Private sectors conduct different kind of competitive exam to recruit the candidate to reputed posts. Obviously competition becomes very tough in these circumstances. But in a survey we find that most of candidate which are so good in all required qualities to compete an exam but fall behind just the shortcoming of good prepare English.
Why English is necessary
Now English become a common language in India’s various languages. Its work like a associating language between people who spoke different regional languages. At the other hand the world welcome English as a standard language on internet as well.
How to prepare English
Most of candidates which come from Hindi medium school or a state language board are facing more complications in prepare English language. So, there we give you some suggestion especially for competitive exams.
Make your mind
In fact there is no any fix formula or applied theory to learn a language. Important is to understand a language in its best manners, given points helps you to learn English.
Grammar is the Backbone of English
Learn accurate grammar
Grammar is the ground of English. This is the important part of English and its demand so much hard work and practice. For this candidate should have a good hand in,
Many exams have a numbers of questions about sentence completion in their test papers. Candidate should have a good knowledge about it
Sometime synonyms deceive the candidate. You can give the right answer but just one word take your point so focus on it. You can learn it with fun too. Try crosswords.
Few important words & synonyms that frequently asked in previous competitive exams.
If you learn a word with its Antonyms, this will be a ‘combo pack’ for you and this is an easy way to remember two words along.
Idioms are rarely word to word same in two different languages. Try to understand its sense.
Practice rearranging sentences in correct order. Its improve your grammar ability and helps to learn you different kinds of parts of speech like as helping words, used form of verbs, conjunctions and much more.
Spelling has all the matter in competitive exams. Keep an eye on your spelling. Spelling creates lots of trouble to well-spoken people too. It need more time to learn than grammar. Make a habit to write correct words in your daily writing, typing as well as chatting.
Vocabulary is a most important key
Try to learn new words. Set a goal to learn new words on daily basis, Keep increasing the numbers of words time to time. Use those in your daily communication for habitude. Learn your important professional terms in English which are not use in general conversation.
Read a newspaper
A newspaper is the best medium to learn and improve your English. Newspapers improve your skills in current affairs as well as. There are two types of newspapers
These kinds of newspapers content all kind of words. Those have reader friendly stuff. You can catch all kind of general word in various fields like politics, trend, fashion, machines. Times of India, Hindustan times are mass type’s news papers.
Class types news papers are the really test your English skills. These are very important for any competitive exam. Those have authentic words, Top trend, technical terms and news. The Economic Times, The Hindu are the example of class types.
Grab a dictionary to prepare English
Always carry a dictionary in your college kit. Its helps you to understand a word in right manner, when you see a new and attractive word anywhere check out in your dictionary instantly. It’s the easiest way to keep it in your mind forever.
Improve your Comprehension skills.
To improve your comprehension skills you should have a good vocabulary and waste grammar skills. For those you already read the above tips. So, here we are discussing about comprehension skills only.
- Start practice with basic level books.
- Read the paragraph carefully in some loud voice. Its decrease your reading speed and you understand the paragraph very well.
- Keep in mind important notes for the best answers.
- Ask the question to yourself about author’s intention and pose some answers.
- At last discuss with a senior or your English teacher.
Points to be noted
There are some tricks and tricks for improve English for competitive exams. Beside that you should need to keep some points in your mind.
- Learn in a silent room for concentrate.
- Write down the typical words in a notebook under related title.
- Join a free English online course.
- Give a separate time t your English as well as other important subjects.
- And, of course work hard. We are always with you.
Dear readers Best of luck for your English preparation for competitive exams.