Understand English Speakers

Understand English Speakers- Why Some People Take Longer

“How do I train my ear to better understand everyday speech between 2 English speakers talking informally and at normal speed?” “Why can’t I understand English speakers when they are speaking at a normal rate?” “What do I need to do to understand what English speakers are saying?” All questions you may have asked, or may have heard others ask. …

Understand English slang words and ohrases

Have a Laugh – English Slang Words

As it’s coming up to the end of the year I thought  a bit of a laugh would be good. Below are passages using Australian, American and British English slang words. Even if you don’t use  slang in your speech, you still need to understand what speakers are saying when they use English slang words and phrases. Mind you, I …

English Vowels

Understand English Vowels – Fine Tune Your Knowledge

Did you know that English vowels in certain word endings have different meanings? If you know the meanings, it’s easier to understand what  the word means, and to pronounce the word correctly. This helps you speak more clearly, and helps you speak English better if you know what ending to apply. As well as this, it gives your English comprehension …

3 English Pronunciation Tricks Only 20% Of People Do, That Will Bring 80% Better Results

Everybody is looking to speed up their progress when it comes to speaking English more clearly. We are all busy, so I wanted to talk about 3 English pronunciation tricks that you can use to bring you 80% better results. English Pronunciation Trick number 1 – Write a script What do I mean by ‘write a script’? In my work …

English Accent training

English Accent. I Don’t Have Anyone To Practise With. What do I do?

Many of my clients have asked about their English accent and how to keep it going strong, or even how to practise if they don’t have anyone to practise with. A good question! The key is to continue to listen and mimic even if your accent is already good. Think about it. If you are talking to people who are …

Speak More Clearly -Understand spoken English

How to Understand Spoken English

Understand Spoken English Better Recently, I received an email from someone who had a query about understanding spoken English. I am always very grateful for your email questions. This helps me understand what difficulties you have and how to solve them. In this email, my customer shared something interesting with me. He had studied and spoken English for many years. …