A Kwik Krashen Kwote: The Role of Output in Language Acquisition

Output has a contribution to make to language acquisition, but it is not a direct one: Simply, the more you talk, the more people will talk to you! Actual speaking on the part of the language acquirer will thus affect the quantity of input people direct at you.

Dr. Stephen Krashen (from Principles and Practice in Second Language Acquisition)


Yet another reason not to worry too much about output until you’re ready!


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