The Skills and Components of English

If we want to be a master of English, we should learn the skills and the components of English.

English Skills:

  • Listening is a communication technique that requires the listener to understand, interpret, and evaluate what (s)he hears.
  • Reading is a complex cognitive process of decoding symbols for the intention of constructing or deriving meaning (reading comprehension).
  • Speaking is an action conveying information or expressing one’s thoughts and feelings in spoken language.
  • Writing is the activity or skill of making coherent words on paper and composing text.

English Components:

  • Vocabulary is the group of words that a  person or group of people know how to use.
  • Grammar is the whole system and structure of a language or of languages in general, usually taken as consisting of syntax and morphology.
  • Pronunciation is the way how to utter the word or the  way in which a word pronounced.


Learning English

Language is system communication in speech and writing used by human being to express their ideas and feeling. A language is very important to do interaction in daily life. People use language for different purpose. We use the language to get messages to every body else.

People around the world need to speak other language if they want to have an interaction with other people who come from different country which have a different language, culture, and religion. If we know  how to speak other language it will help us to get anything easier. For example like finding a job.

English as an international language is used as communication tools by most of the people in the world. It makes the mastery of English both oral and written is very essential. There are many reasons why some people learn English, one from those is that they realize they will have a better opportunity in their future to get a job with two languages rather than one language.

They are common question when talking about learning English:

  • Why do we need to learn English?

The reasons why we need to learn English nowadays because the world is became smaller. More people use English as a common way to communicate with each other. So now it become unavoidable that company and large businesses will need to employ people who can speak more than their own native language. That is where English comes in and it is now officially considered as an international language.

Learning anything is difficult and English is no exception. However, there are ways to make situation easier. Learning English takes time and patient and it can not be rushed. Try to relax and take it easy. The most important thing that we need at the beginning is a good vocabulary. Without words, we have nothing to work with. We must start with strong foundation or base and slowly build on it, day by day. We have to view English as a part of our body. It must become a part of our daily life. Daily practice is very important. We do not have to worry about any mistake. In fact the more mistakes we make, the more we will learn from them. Do not look English as just another subject. Our attitude to English and the way we view it will decide how well we progress. So just keep practice and be confidence.