Want to get rid of your thick Accent? Try these 5 things

November 16, 2017
16 November 2017,
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Accents do vary from country to country and even from county or state within each country.  To help loose an accent it is important to remember that this will take time and effort.  Pronunciation is very important and covers intonation, word structure and word rhythm together with word “stress”.  Learning how to put the pronunciation and stress on the correct […]


12 Hollywood Movies that will help you get an American Accent

November 7, 2017
7 November 2017,
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Most of us enjoy watching great movies and it is an excellent way for students to improve their American accent.  Students can choose films, which interest them and often films are easier to follow and understand initially then reading books.  The films will give the students a better knowledge of perhaps history if the film is historical or improve their […]


14 Tongue Twisters for Children Trying to Improve Pronunciation

September 1, 2017
1 September 2017,
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Tongue twisters are phrases or sentences that have usually have similar sounding words, or words that begin with or have the same sounds in them. Tongue twisters are a great way for anyone to improve pronunciation, but kids especially love them too! Sometimes children have trouble concentrating and would rather be doing something that entertains them. This makes tongue twisters […]


Words that American English Speakers Pronounce Differently than the Rest of the World

August 14, 2017
14 August 2017,
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There are big differences between the way American English speakers pronounce words compared to either Britain or Australia speakers – all of which are English-speaking countries.  If you learnt English at school as a second language you probably will have been taught British English.  General English pronunciation is used the most on American major television programs and is more commonly […]


The Ultimate ESL Guide to American Accent Training

May 22, 2017
22 May 2017,
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Looking for an excuse to watch more movies? Of course you are, and improving your English is the best excuse we can think of! Due to the various regions in the United States, there are many different accents you’ll hear. For instance, there is the Southern accent (think cowboys!), the Boston accent, the New York accent, the California accent, and […]