Personality Factors Determining Speaking Abilities
Ranjana Kumari Jha
Department of Education, Hari Khetan Multiple Campus, Birgunj, Nepal
There are several factors that play a significant role in determining speaking abilities such as age, aptitude, motivation and personality. Among them personality is a crucial factor to determine speaking abilities. This article attempts to find out different types of personality and see how these determine speaking abilities. For this purpose, a sample of 50 students and 4 teachers were selected from two secondary schools. After analyzing the data collected through survey questionnaires and the interview sheet it has been found that most of the learners had extrovert personality and pronunciation, fluency, accuracy and gesture and posture were found as the difference between introvert and extrovert personality. Furthermore, almost all the teachers opined that risk taking learners have good speaking confidence and visual personality is best personality for speaking skill.
Keywords: Personality; extroversion: introversion; field dependence; field-independence; kinesthetic learners
Int. J. Grad. Res. Rev. Vol-3, Issue-3: 40-42
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