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 …

Discover How Bonnie’s Australian Accent Training Helped Her Build Deeper Relationships…

How Accent Training Helped Bonnie   Meet Bonnie Lifang Xi. Bonnie who is originally from China, moved to Australia to pursue better work opportunities. Bonnie already had great English language skills but she was frustrated with her accent. No matter how hard she tried, or how much she spoke with her native English speaking friends, she still had a strong Chinese …

VIDEO: English Words with ‘ch’ and ‘sh’ Sounds

VIDEO: Learn The Difference Between the ‘ch’ and ‘sh’ Sounds in English. Hi, it’s Esther here from Speak More Clearly Welcome to this video where you will learn how to say the difference between sh and ch words. The sh sound is an unvoiced consonant made by the sound of the air coming out of your mouth. To make the …

10 English Words Commonly Mispronounced words speakmoreclearly.com

10 Commonly Mispronounced English Words

I was a little worried about including the following article in a blog to you. I am always on the look out for a good, clear article on pronunciation to bring to your attention, and this one is about 10 commonly mispronounced English words. I was a little worried as I said about the article, because of the cheeky  heading, …

Pronounce English vowels the 'a' vowel

Vowel Pronunciation, ‘a’ vowel.

VIDEO: ‘a’ Vowel Pronunciation. Have you noticed that sometimes vowel pronunciation in English is hard because you can’t hear the difference between two different vowels? Well, you aren’t the only one!  Some vowels sound so close it is difficult. When you can hear the difference you will find it much easier to pronounce them as well.  The solution: Listen over …

English pronunciation tips for Arabic background language speakers

10 great English tips for Arabic Speakers

Hi, I thought this time it was the Arabic background speakers turn so here are 10 great English tips for Arabic Speakers. The 10 Great English Pronunciation Tips for Arabic Speakers: 1. Short and long Vowel sounds Make sure you pay attention to whether a vowel is short or long. For example the difference between ‘i’ and ‘ee’ or ‘e’ …

The Top 3 Job Interview Mistakes

The 3 Most Common Job Interview Mistakes and how to overcome them… Recently I interviewed Debra Barit who is an expert in helping people prepare themselves for that all important job interview. Debra gave some special tips and I want to share 3 really great ones with you. (Watch out for my video interview with Debra – coming in the next couple of …

How to Speak English Clearly Podcast

Podcast: Success tips to Speak English Clearly! Listen to my podcast! I was asked to be a guest speaker on Ben Worthington’s IELTS podcast, to help his students speak English clearly and use correct pronunciation. This podcast contains loads of helpful tips for non-native speakers who want to speak English clearly In this podcast you will learn about:  How to …

Speak fluid English. Go with the Flow! Pt 1

Be fluent in English, like native by learning how to speak with fluid English Speaking flowing, fluid English is a problem for many people whose original language is a syllable timed language. What do I mean by this?  They find it difficult to link words in sentences so they flow effortlessly and sound fluid. English is a stressed timed language. …

Speak fluid English. Go with the Flow! Pt 2

Learn How to go with the Flow and Speak Fluid English People often tell me they have been working on their English clarity and have mastered the pronunciation, but are frustrated because they find they still can’t speak fluid English- that is, with smooth, flowing sentences! The stress pattern in a word, phrase or sentence conveys meaning and therefore plays an important part in helping …