One-to-One Accent Reduction Classes – 12 Week Course



One-to-One Accent Reduction Classes

Start Date: Continuous Enrolment

Duration: 12 weeks (90 minutes per week)

Price: £900
(Travelling expenses excluded)

Level: Beginner to Advanced

Intensive one-to-one learn accent reduction at your home or in your workplace. The course focuses on reducing your native language interference in spoken English.

This course is for beginners who are new to accent reduction training. The course will take you from beginner to advanced accent reduction techniques over a 12 week period to allow you to practise important exercises systematically with the benefit of face-to-face training.

Our course allows maximum attention and focuses on your specific native language interference into English correcting weaknesses, reducing regional accents or dialects, defects and language impairment. You will be trained from the very beginning to speak with confidence in professional English communication whilst developing BBC English.

Our One-to-One Accent Reduction Classes cover:

  • Introduction to basic sounds of BBC English or British Received Pronunciation
  • Introduction to English speech sounds
  • Introduction to lip and tongue articulation exercises
  • Introduction to English articulation exercises
  • Neutralising English sounds
  • Developing schwa in English
  • Increasing flexibility and muscularity in speech organs
  • Developing English vowel sounds
  • Specific language impairment
  • Specific accent reduction correction for multi-lingual speakers
  • Learning correction techniques in L1/L2 interference
  • Developing BBC English pronunciation patterns
  • Intonation, stress and rhythm
  • English pitch, pause and pace techniques
  • Developing listening skills
  • Developing sub-listening skills
  • Developing confidence in speaking
  • Developing a clear and focused speaking voice
  • English speaking presentation skills
  • Positive body language
  • Connectivity and fluidity in spoken English
  • English grammar
  • English form, meaning and expression