English accent tip for Russian speakers

One key English Accent tip for Russian Speakers that will make a huge difference! Hi everyone, To use ‘e’ or ‘a’ that is the question! Are you from a Russian speaking background? It is sometimes difficult to hear the difference between the two sounds for Russian background speakers. This English accent tip for Russian speakers will get rid of a …

The r sound in English – what you need to know.

Do you have trouble making the r sound in English? You might be surprised to hear that a lot of people do! In most languages the r sound (or ‘r’ sound) is made without the tongue actually making contact with any particular part of our mouth. This makes it difficult to learn. In English the tongue tip is held up in the middle …

Tips for Spanish speakers – How to pronounce English words with v in them

Hi, everyone. The other day I learned an interesting thing! I knew that Spanish background speakers say /b/ for /v/ in English, but didn’t know that applied to people’s names as well. So if you are called Valentina or Viviana in English, in Spanish the names are Balentina and Bibiana. I thought the names stayed the same in both languages! …