Focus on the 4 basic language skills: Productive
from By: Sheilamary Koch
Considering all four basic language skills, the majority of students and teachers I surveyed claimed the productive skills — especially speaking — were more difficult than the receptive skills when beginning to learn English. Having strong receptive skills provides a solid base for achieving success in the productive skills. These receptive skills, reading and listening,
were highlighted in Part I of this article
. Now, let's take a look at speaking and writing, the two productive language skills.
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