Understand English Speakers

Understand English Speakers- Why Some People Take Longer

“How do I train my ear to better understand everyday speech between 2 English speakers talking informally and at normal speed?” “Why can’t I understand English speakers when they are speaking at a normal rate?” “What do I need to do to understand what English speakers are saying?” All questions you may have asked, or may have heard others ask. …

Pronounce English words with tricky beginning sounds

Pronounce English Words With Tricky Beginning Sounds

Pronounce English Words With Tricky Beginning Sounds Did you know that only 20 % of English words don’t ‘play fair’? That is 20% of words aren’t spelt as they sound. That’s a surprise! I thought the percent of unfair words was greater. Below are some words that are hard to look up in a dictionary because they aren’t written as …

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 …

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How To Improve Your English Accent – WHERE TO START

Are you someone who wants to improve your English accent but don’t know where to start? If that’s you,  this article is definitely going to help you and give you great tips. How To Improve Your English Accent- Where to start Tip 1 To Improve Your English Accent Start with what you know you have trouble with-  Don’t avoid it …

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 …

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, …

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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Clear English Pronunciation. Make It Work For You.

Recently a client emailed me with the following concern: He asked whether he would only be able to use his new accent when he was using the specific material and sentences etc from our Speak More Clearly English accent training course. He was worried that it wouldn’t generalise into his everyday speech when he used other words, sentences and phrases …

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English Accent. I Don’t Have Anyone To Practise With. What do I do?

Many of my clients have asked about their English accent and how to keep it going strong, or even how to practise if they don’t have anyone to practise with. A good question! The key is to continue to listen and mimic even if your accent is already good. Think about it. If you are talking to people who are …

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How to Understand Spoken English

Understand Spoken English Better Recently, I received an email from someone who had a query about understanding spoken English. I am always very grateful for your email questions. This helps me understand what difficulties you have and how to solve them. In this email, my customer shared something interesting with me. He had studied and spoken English for many years. …