Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips Who needs accent reduction training? Okay, let’s be honest. No one needs accent reduction training. However, it can be a great benefit to many people who have learned English as a second or other language. If you learned English as an older child or as an adult, there’s… Continue reading Who Needs Accent Reduction Training?
Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips Who should you turn to for your accent reduction training? There are many different types of people that choose to become accent coaches. Some of them are English language teachers. Others are speech and language pathologist. Still others may be acting coaches. All of these backgrounds are great… Continue reading Who should be your accent coach?
Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips How Do Accents Happen? When you were in your mother’s womb , you heard her and everyone around her speaking. That early exposure to language helped lay the foundation for you to learn your native language, literally your mother tongue. After you were born, and for the first… Continue reading Why do we have accents?
Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips Do students need accent reduction training? Students from all over the world dream of studying in US colleges and universities. They spend years taking Advanced Placement classes; standardized tests such as the IELTS, the TOEFL, the SAT, the ACT; spend thousands of dollars on education consultants – doing… Continue reading Do students need accent training?
Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips How Is Accent Reduction Training Different from ESL Classes? English as a Second Language, English as a Foreign Language, Accent reduction, Accent training – argh! There are so many names for so many different aspects of learning English, no wonder people are confused! Which way should you go?… Continue reading Accent Reduction and ESL – What’s the Difference?
Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips Can Accent Training Help My Career? One of the most frustrating experiences people can have is to not be understood, or to be misunderstood. In one of my first jobs after college, we had regular team meetings to discuss clients that we were having difficulties with. I often… Continue reading How Can Accent Training Help My Career?
Home About Plans FAQs Blog Free Tips What Is Accent Training? First of all, what ISN’T accent training? Accent reduction, or accent training, is not the elimination of an accent. All of us have an accent – even what is considered the neutral American accent is actually from the American Midwest – and it is… Continue reading What Is Accent Training?