The English Schwa sound -Why it's important

VIDEO- English Schwa Sound-Why Is It Important

English Schwa Sound- Why It’s Important I have written about the English schwa sound before, the unstressed vowel, and mentioned that it’s actually the most common vowel in English! That’s one of the reasons it’s so important in English. If you can’t say or use it in words, then you have trouble sounding natural in English. The English schwa sound …

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 …

How Bonnie Learnt To Speak Like A Native In English

Meet Bonnie Lifang. Bonnie who is originally from China, moved to Australia to pursue new opportunities. She was frustrated because no matter how hard she tried, or how much she spoke with her local friends, she still had a very strong Chinese accent. She found it difficult to pronounce certain words and sounds in English, especially multi-syllabic words, and she wanted people to understand her …

accent Reduction. Do you qualify?

Accent Reduction. Do you really qualify?

Sounds like an odd question I know.  Accent reduction. Do you really qualify? Let me paint you a picture.  Does this sound familiar to you? Some people work hard to pronounce English more clearly.  They listen to the native English trainer in my accent reduction training course, or they go to pronunciation classes. They  listen and repeat, they master the …