Self-Introduction: Stand in front of a mirror and practice introducing yourself in English. Include information such as your name, occupation, hobbies, and interests. Focus on clear pronunciation and fluent delivery.
Examples of Self-Introduction for Teaching English Speaking Skills
“Hi, my name is Aavya. I’m originally from Varanasi, but I’ve been living in the Rajkot for the past five years. I work as an English teacher, and I absolutely love helping students improve their language skills. In my free time, I enjoy reading books, exploring new hiking trails, and trying out different cuisines. I’m excited to be here and looking forward to getting to know all of you.”
“Hello, everyone! My name is Raja. I come from the vibrant city of Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. I’m currently pursuing a degree in Business Administration at a local university. Apart from studying, I have a passion for music, and I play the guitar in a band with my friends. I also enjoy playing sports, especially football and tennis. I believe that learning English is essential for personal and professional growth, and that’s why I’m excited to be here as an English teacher. I’m looking forward to interacting with each of you and helping you improve your English skills.”
Example 3: “Greetings! My name is Sana, and I’m from Patna, India. I have a background in journalism, and I’ve worked for various newspapers and magazines. I have a keen interest in traveling and exploring different cultures. In my free time, I like to practice photography and capture the beauty of nature. I’m excited to be a part of this English teaching program as I believe effective communication is the key to success. Let’s make our English learning journey engaging and fun together.”
Describe Objects: Pick up an object in your immediate surroundings and describe it in English. Talk about its color, shape, size, and purpose. Use descriptive vocabulary to enhance your speaking skills.Examples
Example of describing an object to practice your English-speaking skills
“I have a sleek and modern smartphone. It has a rectangular shape with rounded edges and a large, vibrant touchscreen display in the front. The body is made of a combination of metal and glass, giving it a premium look and feel. On the top edge, there’s a small speaker for phone calls and media playback.
The front of the smartphone has a front-facing camera for taking selfies and video calls, and just below the screen, there’s a home button that also functions as a fingerprint scanner for added security.
On the right side, there are volume buttons and a power button that I use to turn the phone on or off. The left side houses a SIM card slot, where I insert my SIM card to connect to the network.
The back of the smartphone features a high-resolution main camera with a flash, allowing me to capture stunning photos and videos. It also has a logo of the brand engraved at the center. Near the bottom, there’s a charging port that I use to connect the phone to a charger or other devices.
Overall, my smartphone is a versatile and powerful device that enables me to communicate, stay connected, access the internet, and enjoy various applications and features.”
Note- Speaker needs to focus on using descriptive vocabulary, such as shapes, materials, features, and functions, to enhance your speaking skills.
“I have a rectangular mirror hanging on the wall. It has a sturdy frame made of polished wood that gives it an elegant and timeless look. The mirror itself is smooth and reflective, providing a clear and accurate reflection of whatever is in front of it.
The mirror is of medium size, large enough to capture my entire face and upper body when I stand in front of it. The surface is clean and free of any scratches or blemishes, ensuring a crisp reflection.
When I look into the mirror, I can see my own image, including my facial features, hairstyle, and the clothes I’m wearing. It accurately reflects colors, allowing me to see the true shades of my outfit and any accessories I may have on.
The mirror is a valuable tool for personal grooming and styling. I use it to check my appearance before heading out, ensuring that my hair is neat, my clothes are well put together, and there are no smudges or stains on my face.
Aside from its practical function, the mirror also adds a decorative touch to the room. Its presence on the wall adds depth and creates the illusion of a larger space. It reflects natural light from the nearby window, brightening up the room and giving it a more open and inviting atmosphere.
In fact, the mirror is an essential object in my daily routine. It serves as a functional tool for personal grooming and a decorative element that enhances the aesthetics of the room.”
A dialogue between a customer and a salesperson
Customer: Excuse me, I’m looking for a new laptop. Can you help me?
Salesperson: Of course! I’d be happy to assist you. What are you specifically looking for in a laptop?
Customer: I need something portable and powerful. I’ll be using it for work, so it should be able to handle multitasking and run demanding software smoothly.
Salesperson: I understand. We have a range of options that meet those requirements. Are you interested in a particular operating system, like Windows or macOS?
Customer: I’ve been using Windows, so I’m more comfortable with that. What models do you recommend?
Salesperson: We have a few options that might suit your needs. One popular choice is our XYZ model. It has a fast processor, ample storage, and a lightweight design. Another option is the ABC model, which offers a longer battery life and a higher resolution display. Would you like to see them?
Customer: Yes, please. I’d like to compare their specifications and get a feel for their build quality.
Salesperson: Certainly. Here’s the XYZ model. It features a 13-inch display, an Intel i7 processor, 16GB of RAM, and a solid-state drive with 512GB of storage. It weighs just under three pounds and has a durable aluminum construction. The ABC model, on the other hand, has a 15-inch display, an Intel i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB solid-state drive. It weighs a little over four pounds and has a sleek magnesium alloy build.
Customer: Both options seem good, but I think I prefer the XYZ model for its faster processor and larger storage capacity. Does it come with any warranty or after-sales support?
Salesperson: Absolutely! The XYZ model comes with a one-year manufacturer’s warranty, and we also offer extended warranty options for additional coverage. Additionally, our store provides technical support services to assist you with any troubleshooting or inquiries.
Customer: That’s great to know. I think I’ve made my decision. I’ll go with the XYZ model. Can you assist me with the purchase process?
Salesperson: Of course! I’ll guide you through the purchase and help you set up any additional software or accessories you may need. Let’s head over to the checkout counter to finalize your purchase.
We can create several dialogues. We can ask students to compose dialogues, write poems and story in the classroom.
You are the facilitator. You can create wonder!
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