Improving your pronunciation of Standard American English.
Personalized accent modification coaching from a certified specialist is important to any non-native English speaker who wants to neutralize distracting speech patterns in their everyday conversations. Progressing both professionally and socially is a challenge to overcome for anyone who learned to speak English as a second language, especially if their teacher was a non-native […]
Today is the Chinese Lunar New, so I thought it would be appropriate to discuss the Top 3 most important Accent Reduction ProTips for native Chinese speakers of North American English.
There are more international students from China than any other country. Last year 275,000 Chinese students studied at U.S. Universities, up 17% from 2013. […]
Do I need an Accent Reduction Speech Coach? is a question all of my clients needed to evaluate and answer before hiring me. If you are wondering if personal accent reduction and pronunciation training is right for you, start by asking yourself:
Do colleagues ask me to repeat myself countless times throughout the day?
Do I […]
Knowing how to correctly pronounce initialisms and other abbreviations is an important nuance of speaking English as an American. We love to use abbreviations in both professional and social settings. Industries and even specific companies have their own extensive jargon used internally so regularly that it becomes its own language. Plus, using this kind […]