Speak Fluent Tibetan is a researched and trialled work done at the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives for the last four years. The students love this book for the progress of their spoken Tibetan.
Learning a new language can be daunting. However, by easily mastering some basic speech patterns, and then using them in our day-to-day life, were soon able to gain the confidence and inspiration we need to go further on the journey.
The best way to learn to speak Tibetan is by speaking Tibetan! So how can we begin speaking Tibetan in a manner that is at once fluent, interesting and coherent? My simple answer is this: you can learn Tibetan just as children acquire and learn their mother tongue, through the process of open listening and repeating.
You will enjoy this method for learning Tibetan, just as a Tibetan child learns to speak. The process is simple, accessible and above all, practical. You just listen attentively to your teacher (or the recordings) and repeat what you hear. It is logical and easy to grasp, as you wilI soon discover. In this way, you will be able to speak useful Tibetan in no time at all.