How to pronounce English words that sound similar

VIDEO Eng­lish Words That Sound Sim­i­lar -How To Pro­nounce Them

  Eng­lish Words That Sound Sim­i­lar -How To Pro­nounce Them I recent­ly asked cus­tomers which Eng­lish words they get mixed up when they’re try­ing to pro­nounce them, and I got quite a few. Thank to every­one who con­tributed. The inter­est­ing thing is, quite a few of the Eng­lish words show a con­fu­sion between the ‘aw’ vow­el and the ‘oe’ vow­el …

Accent Reduction-Where to start

Accent Reduc­tion In Eng­lish-Where to Start-VIDEO

Accent Reduc­­tion-Where to Start I am often asked by cus­tomers, “Now that I’ve pur­chased a Speak More Clear­ly accent reduc­tion course, where should I start?” A great ques­tion! Obvi­ous­ly dif­fer­ent indi­vid­u­als have dif­fer­ent accent reduc­tion needs depend­ing on their back­ground or native lan­guage, nev­er­the­less, there are some com­mon areas that every­one can start with. In the video below I dis­cuss …

English Accent- Whats the one question everyone answers 'yes'

Eng­lish Accent – What Is The One Ques­tion Every­one Answers- “YES”?

Over the many years I have worked with peo­ple on their Eng­lish accent, the one ques­tion every­one answers yes to is, “Do you want to feel more con­fi­dent when you speak in Eng­lish?”  Of course the answer is always ‘yes’. It’s embar­rass­ing and some­times makes us feel stu­pid if we can’t speak cor­rect­ly or clear­ly. Recent­ly I had this expe­ri­ence …

ultimate common prefixes list-how to say words with them Audio lesson

Ulti­mate Com­mon Pre­fix­es List – How To Pro­nounce Them in Words-Audio Train­ing

Did you know the 4 most com­mon pre­fix­es in Eng­lish are ‘re’, ‘un’, ‘dis’, and ‘in- im- il- ir’ ( these last ones are in a group as they have the same ‘mean­ing’ when added to a word in Eng­lish). The com­mon pre­fix ‘re’ can some­times pose an Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion dif­fi­cul­ty because it can say ‘ree’ /ri/ or ‘re’ /rɛ/. …

English Pronunciation fluency -training lesson

IELTS flu­en­cy Train­ing les­son

A major ele­ment for great IELTS results is Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion flu­en­cy.  You need to be able to hear and use the Eng­lish weak and strong forms in words of more than one syl­la­ble. I have writ­ten about this before, but this time I want to actu­al­ly train you to attune your ear to be able to hear which syllable/s are …

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 …

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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 …

Improve Your Eng­lish Pro­nun­ci­a­tion By Work­ing Smarter Not Hard­er

VIDEO: Improve Your Eng­lish Pro­nun­ci­a­tion By Work­ing Smarter Not Hard­er   Hi, it’s Esther here from Speak More Clear­ly Today I am excit­ed to give you an Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion tip that will help you speak more clear­ly by work­ing smarter and not hard­er. I have found that people’s pro­nun­ci­a­tion improves more quick­ly if they use a script. So what do …

The Num­ber 1 Eng­lish Pro­nun­ci­a­tion Tip That Will Make ALL The Dif­fer­ence

Hi, As you know I spe­cialise in help­ing peo­ple with Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion so they gain the skills and con­fi­dence to speak Eng­lish clear­ly. Today I want to talk about an Eng­lish pro­nun­ci­a­tion tip which is often over­looked, and which will make all the dif­fer­ence to you. And also for once, I would also like to talk about a writ­ten Eng­lish …

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VIDEO -Dis­cov­er How Tina Improved Her Eng­lish Pro­nun­ci­a­tion And Used Her New, Con­fi­dent, Com­mu­ni­ca­tion To Build Bet­ter Rela­tion­ships At Work

Meet Tina Nguyen, graph­ic design­er. Tina works for a major graph­ic design firm in Aus­tralia. Tina has been liv­ing in Aus­tralia for almost 10 years and her career was on track but she was unhap­py with her accent and pro­nun­ci­a­tion in Eng­lish. She felt like she wasn’t com­mu­ni­cat­ing clear­ly with her clients and col­leagues and wished she was able to …