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    How to frame sentences

    Hello madam/sir!
    Well the problem is that as I am a native Hindi speaker, so whenever I speak in English, I first translate whatever I want to say from Hindi to English and sometimes I find that I don't know how to frame certain Hindi sentences in English, not only what words to use but also what structure to form.

    One more problem is that I am unable to use even the words that I know, while speaking and writing.

    I am currently preparing for the CAT exam and to clear the GD/PI, I need to have a good command over English.I have only four months left. So suggest me what to do and how to go about it.

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    Re: How to frame sentences

    How much natural English do you expose yourself to? The more listening and reading you do, the more natural it will be`come to use English without translating.


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    Re: How to frame sentences

    hello!
    Thank you for your reply.
    well these days I am quite free. So I devote considerable time to learning English.I do newspaper reading daily for about two and a half hour and also read magazines for 1 hr.I also read word Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis for about one and a half hour and also read dictionary for sometime. I also devote a couple of hours to speaking english with my friend every other day.

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