English Communication skills- 8 Top Soft Skills Employers look for

Eng­lish Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Skills- 8 Top Soft Skills Employ­ers Look For

There are lots of dif­fer­ent aspects to Eng­lish com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills, and some of them have come to be known as “soft skills’. Soft skills can be defined as inter­per­son­al skills that you use when you work and inter­act with oth­ers. These skills are impor­tant because you need these skills as well as your pro­fes­sion­al tech­ni­cal skills, to be able to …

Speak Eng­lish Like A Native – VIDEO

Speak Eng­lish Like A Native – VIDEO Hi, Esther here from Speak More Clear­ly – in this video you will learn great tips on how to speak Eng­lish like a native! A super use­ful tip to speak Eng­lish like a native speak­er is to use con­trac­tions when you speak. Oth­er­wise, your speech sounds very for­mal, and not nat­ur­al like a …

English pronunciation of words that end in 'ly'

Eng­lish Pro­nun­ci­a­tion of words end­ing in ‘ly’. Why you strug­gle.

Why you strug­gle in Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion of words end­ing in ‘ly’, is because often it becomes part of a con­so­nant blend.  Two or even three con­so­nants said togeth­er in a row. For Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion of  words end­ing in ‘ly’,  first you need to make sure you are say­ing the Eng­lish /l/ cor­rect­ly. Then you need to think of the ‘ly’ …

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How long will it take to reduce my accent in Eng­lish?

How long will it take to reduce my accent in Eng­lish? This is the mil­lion dol­lar ques­tion! First­ly, you need to know that dif­fer­ent peo­ple have dif­fer­ent abil­i­ties to retain the accent they hear, and repro­duce it for them­selves. This is the same for people’s abil­i­ty to mim­ic how a native Eng­lish speak­er is pro­nounc­ing Eng­lish. Dif­fer­ent peo­ple need dif­fer­ing …

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5 Quick Accent Reduc­tion Tips That Make All The Dif­fer­ence

Accent Reduc­tion Tip 1- a trick to help you pro­nounce the voiced and voice­less ‘th’ sounds more eas­i­ly Besides hold­ing your tongue out between your teeth long enough, and not flick­ing it back too quick­ly, there’s also anoth­er tip you need to know.   As you hold your tongue out  between your top and bot­tom teeth, you also need to …

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How To Pro­nounce 10 Dif­fi­cult Eng­lish Words- Audio Les­son

I have had some requests from stu­dents to help them pro­nounce cer­tain dif­fi­cult Eng­lish words, and I thought I would share them with you as well. It’s impor­tant to attune your ear to hear which syl­la­bles in longer Eng­lish words are said as the weak form or de- stressed and which syl­la­bles are said as the strong form or stressed. …

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Speak Eng­lish Well …. You Need To Know About The ‘W’ Mys­tery

To speak Eng­lish clear­ly and con­fi­dent­ly, you need to know about the ‘w’ mys­tery! The ‘w’ mys­tery is a trick that flu­ent Eng­lish speak­ers know about, that takes their Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion to a high­er lev­el. Speak Eng­lish Well- What is the secret of the  ‘W’ mys­tery? To speak  Eng­lish well, you need to  speak it  with the right Eng­lish stress …

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Pro­nounce Eng­lish Like a Native Eng­lish Speak­er- Super Use­ful Tip-Audio les­son

A super use­ful tip to pro­nounce Eng­lish like a native speak­er is to use con­trac­tions when you speak. Oth­er­wise, your speech sounds very for­mal, and not spon­ta­neous like a native Eng­lish speak­er. When you use con­trac­tions in your speech, it makes your sen­tences flow more nat­u­ral­ly with bet­ter Eng­lish rhythm. Clients have told me that they don’t use con­trac­tions because …

Mas­ter Voiced and Voice­less Con­so­nants in Eng­lish: VIDEO

VIDEO: watch the video above to learn how to say voiced and voice­less con­so­nants in Eng­lish. Mas­ter­ing Eng­lish Voiced and Voice­less Con­so­nants Do you say chump instead of jump? Or Rice instead of rise? Or bin instead of pin? These are com­mon mis­takes in Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion. The trick is learn­ing how to make the dif­fer­ence between voiced and voice­less con­so­nants, …

Pro­nounce 5 Eng­lish Idioms Cor­rect­ly

VIDEO: Learn How To Pro­nounce 5 Eng­lish Idioms Cor­rect­ly Hi, it’s Esther from Speak More Clear­ly It can be embar­rass­ing if you don’t know how to pro­nounce some com­mon Eng­lish idioms, or you don’t know what they mean, so let’s prac­tise 5 of them togeth­er. The first Eng­lish idiom is: Be glad to see the back of – this means …