NLP Advanced Language Patterns Mastery Day 1: Verb Relaxes

I designed an NLP advanced language patterns mastery series to help you move through the following four stages of learning as you integrate these language skills…

I designed an advanced language patterns mastery series to help you move through the following four stages of learning as you integrate these language skills:

  • Unconscious incompetence
  • Conscious incompetence
  • Conscious competence
  • Unconscious competence

I’ll post a new language pattern each day. After completing the series once, feel free to use it a second or third time until you have reached your desired level of competence. You’ll find the entire series under the tag [tag]NLP Language Patterns[/tag]

Verb Relaxes – Notice the shifts in your internal representations (i.e. , , , etc.) and with the following verb forms:

I danced.

I dance.

I will dance.

Compare these with the preceding forms, paying special attention to the of slide vs. movie.

I was dancing.

I am dancing.

I will be dancing.

Notice that each of these forms involves multiple points along the .

I had danced.

I have danced.

I will have danced.

Having danced,

I hope to dance.

I was glad to have danced.

I will be thrilled to have danced.

Today, as you talk to yourself or to other people, notice how people represent their limitations or desired outcomes. In private, play with changing the verb forms and notice how you respond to the changes.