English Accent- Pronounce 16 words ending in ‘ture’ AUDIO training lesson

The suffix ‘ture’, is a common word ending, and it’s important to know how to pronounce it for your English accent. I’ve made training lessons before about how to pronounce certain word common endings such as ‘tion‘, ‘al’ and ‘el’ ; ‘ly’; ‘ous’ , and this time for English accent practise, we’re going to practise the ‘ture’ ending. English Accent – American …

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English accent-Pronounce English Words With The Silent /h/ Letter

It can often be difficult to pronounce English words because you have to know if there is a silent letter in the word or not. This time I thought I would focus in on English words where the /h/ sound is silent. Of course, most of the time when you see a word spelled with an /h/ in it you do …

English accent -audio training- pronounce 'ts' consonant cluster

English Accent AUDIO LESSON- Quick, Easy Trick- Pronounce the ‘ts’ Consonant Cluster

Sometimes it just takes a quick, easy tip to be clearer in English, and gain a clearer English accent. In this English accent audio lesson, I want to share a quick, easy tip on how to pronounce the consonant cluster ‘ts’ at the end of words. Often, students I work with find the ‘ts’ cluster hard to say quickly in …

How to l;earn an English accent- 5 tips Actors can teach us

How To Learn An English Accent – 5 Tips Actors Can Teach Us

How To Learn An English Accent – 5 Tips Actors Can Teach Us I was recently talking to an actress about how to learn an English accent (or other accent) that wasn’t her native English accent.  She said she used ‘layering’. She said she listened over and over to someone speaking with the accent she wanted to use. At different …

5 tips to increase your English confidence

5 Tips to Increase Your English Confidence- VIDEO

5 Tips To Increase English Confidence 5 Tips To Increase English Confidence Sometimes it’s hard to know what to do to increase your confidence in English so I thought I’d give you a start by talking about 5 tips that are easy to implement in your everyday life no matter what your native language is.  1. Use it- to use an …

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10 Important English Proverbs

Often we hear a short saying or English proverb that people use and sometimes we vaguely know the meaning, but aren’t quite sure. You can use the following English proverbs and their meanings a) to understand what people are referring to better, and b) to practise your pronunciation with something a bit different than usual. You could record yourself as …

5 ways to improve your English speech when you don't have time to practise

VIDEO-5 Ways To Improve Your English Speech When You Don’t Have Time To Practise

Do you want to improve your English speech but find you don’t have time? Then this is for you. Often people say to me that they want to speak English more clearly but are so busy with work and their families that they don’t seem to be able to find the time to practise. So, I decided to  put together …

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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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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 …

English Pronunciation Of Words With ‘ous’ At The End. Audio lesson.

  I’ve had several students ask me how to pronounce English words with the common ending ‘ous’, so I thought I would make an audio lesson for you to practise with. Don’t forget that most words that have ‘ous’ at the end are words of more than one syllable, and the audio lesson also gives you an opportunity to practise …