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In London

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Description

  • Typology

    Course

  • Location

    London

  • Class hours

    2h

Description

Classes cover all the aspects of an English accent and show students how to use sounds, structures and pitch accuratetly and correctly. Each class covers a group of sounds, a speech structure and an intonation element.
Suitable for: Any Non-Native English Speakers

Important information

Documents

  • Pronunciation Studio Elocution Course

Facilities

Location

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London
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1 Euston Road, NW1 2SA

Starts

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To take into account

High level of spoken English.

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Teachers and trainers (1)

David Bauckham

David Bauckham

Pronunciation Teacher (IPA Cert, PG Dip Voice)

David is a voice teacher, actor, and voice-over artist. He has over ten years experience teaching English pronunciation to non-native speakers. He has also taught practical voice and accents & dialects at many drama schools and privately. His years of experience as an actor in all the media and his broad knowledge of phonetics and accent studies are invaluable in informing his teaching. Qualifications 'Certificate of Proficiency in the Phonetics of English' from University College London. 'Post

Course programme

Course review:

Classes, held on Monday evenings 7 - 9pm or Saturday mornings 11am - 1pm, cover all the aspects of an English accent and show students how to use sounds, structures and pitch accuratetly and correctly. Each class covers a group of sounds, a speech structure and an intonation element.

You can pay for each class individually or buy the entire cycle of 8 classes for a reduced price. The classes are suitable for new students at Pronunciation Studio and for those who have already taken a course with us and want to revise or practice the skills they have learnt.

Receive a free copy of our course book 'An English Accent' (worth £12) with your first class.

Group Size: Maximum 7 students

Mother Tongues: Any

1) Session A -
- Vowel & Consonant Sounds
- The Schwa
- 3 Intonation Patterns

2) Session B -
- Long Vowel Sounds
- Silent < r >
- Question Intonation

3) Session C -
- Fricative Consonants (th, s, sh etc.)
- endings & s or z?
- Function vs Content

4)Session D -
- Short Vowel Sounds
- hit/heat, ship/sheep comparison.
- Weak vowels

5) Session E -
- Plosive Consonants
- ed endings + silent /t/
- Question Tag Intonation

6) Session F -
- Diphthong Vowels
- /h/, silent /h/ and 'have'.
- Prominence

7) Session G -
- Approximants (r, y, w)
- Joining
- Contrasting Intonation

8) Session H -
- Nasal Consonants
- Affricate Consonants
- Shifting Stress
- Fall-rise Intonation

Pay-as-you-go

Price on request