The difference between s and sh – English Pronunciation Video

The Difference Between /s/ and /sh/ – English Pronunciation Learn how to say the difference between the ‘s’ and ‘sh’ sound! Welcome to this training on how to say the difference between the ‘s’ and ‘sh’ sounds. To make the ‘s’ sound, make your mouth into a smile and let the air go out of your mouth over your tongue. To make …

Tr and Dr Hack – English Tip – VIDEO Training

Tr and Dr Hack – English Tip Learn How to Say /dr/ and /tr/ Words Naturally in English When we make the English /t/ and /d/ sounds we usually drop our tongue down for the 2nd part of the sound. But for this pronunciation hack, you only drop your tongue down a little from the bony ridge behind your front top …

English language and speech -collocation-audio lesson

English Language And Speech Secret- Sound like a native speaker- Collocations-AUDIO

An integral part of sounding like a native English speaker in your English language and speech is to use collocations. Why is the use of collocations so important for English language and speech? Collocations are important to know in order to boost your vocabulary, fluency, written discourse generally, and overall writing and speaking scores on the PTE and IELTS ( from …

4 Accent Reduction Tips – Make All The Difference

VIDEO: 4 Accent Reduction Tips – Speak English Confidently Hi it’s Esther here from the Speak More Clearly Accent reduction courses. I am going to go through 4 accent reduction tips that will make a difference to your clear English speech. 4 Accent Reduction Tips: Tip 1: is a tip to help you pronounce the ‘th’ sound more easily First, …

How To Pronounce English Words With Misleading Beginnings

I found this interesting article the other day and wanted to share it with you. It teaches how to pronounce English words with misleading beginnings. As is the case in about 20% of English words, what you see isn’t how you say it! The article is easy to follow, and I wanted to add some extra information for some of …

/p/ Vs /b/ English Consonants VIDEO

/p/ Vs /b/ English Consonants VIDEO Hi, it’s Esther here from Speak More Clearly. This time we are going to be learning how to pronounce the difference between the English consonants / p/ and /b/ . The /p/ sound is an unvoiced sound. You don’t switch on your voice when you say it. You say it as if you are …

Change Your Accent in English – Fast!

The one tip that will help you change your accent in English and save you 2 months practise!!! If you have trouble mimicking the trainer in our accent training program, or if you have difficulty pronouncing a particular vowel, word or phrase in English,  try this technique:- -Choose the word or words you need  to change to reduce your accent. …

The /s/ and /z/ sounds that will change your world in English

Correcting the pronunciation of your /s/ and /z/ sounds in English The other day I was working with a student and we both noticed she was having trouble pronouncing the /s/ and /z/ sounds at the end of words. She was struggling to get her mouth to physically add the sounds at the end. She understood well that you need to …

The 4 Biggest Accent Reduction Mistakes

The 4 Biggest Accent Reduction Mistakes People Make Recently one of my students asked me this question. “What are the biggest mistakes people make when trying to reduce their accent in English?” I listed about 4 for him. He found that he was doing the right thing sometimes but just not enough, and other things were new to him. Take …