6 Tips to learn languages Make mistakes Make guesses Sometimes you may guess wrong, but you are teaching yourself the skill of guessing from the context. Take your time Don’t rush, take your time to build sentences and say your thoughts. Go at a pace you are comfortable with. Leave English outside the classroom Using English gives you less exposure to vocabulary structures, and removes the opportunity for real practice. Think in your target language Thinking and talking in your target language is the best exersice you can do to memorise and make the words stick in your mind. Act it out Do not be shy about using your body to express yourself. Imagine that you are talking with a native speaker. What could you do if you don’t know the word “bird”