over a month agoCampbell, CALessons
English by the Hour offers Voice, Speech & Accent Coaching to foreign-born Executives and Professionals throughout the Bay Area and via the internet using WebEx.We work exclusively with non-native speakers of American English. That could mean foreign-born professionals, but it might also be people born in the US of non-native speaking parents from other places. We have numerous clients from all...
over a month agoCampbell, CALessons
Engaging the audience is a challenge for any speaker, but non-native speakers may find this especially difficult because making a joke or telling a personal anecdote -- the usual techniques for making an early connection -- are more difficult to pull off. English by the Hour recommends that non-native speakers identify words that occur frequently in their research field and practice their pronu...