You need to give a presentation in English. You need to talk to someone in English over the phone. You need to prepare for a job interview that will be done in English. You need to pitch a sale in English.
So, you have to speak English in public? Are you worried that the other person won’t understand you? Are you afraid that your English isn’t good enough to get your message across? Are you concerned that you will be misunderstood?
Well, don’t be nervous. I know that this is easier to say than to do. But there are techniques that can help you. First, practice simply talking in English. It can be anything. Just talk out loud and try to make the language a bit more familiar to yourself. A good mobile application like SpeakingPal can help you do this more easily. Second, plan out what you want to say, or what you think you need to say and practice. Try practicing with a friend if possible. Third, on the day you need to speak, take a deep breath, have confidence in yourself, and try to let your own personality shine, even though you are talking in English.
So, next time you have to speak English in public, remember these few tips. And Good Luck! You can do it!