Accent: B1-c2 (collins Work On Your.) by Helen AshtonAccent: B1-c2 (collins Work On Your.) by Helen Ashton

Accent: B1-c2 (collins Work On Your.)

byHelen Ashton

Paperback | August 16, 2012

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Clearer pronunciation for better communicationIf your English accent is letting you down, this is the perfect book for you. You'll see and hear how to soften the influence of your mother tongue and speak clear English everyone will understand.Professional accent coaches Sarah and Helen show you how to pronounce each sound and when to use them. They will help you recognize why your native language makes you mispronounce certain sounds and which sounds you therefore need to focus on.Collins Work on your Accent features:. Thirty-six units on the main consonant and vowel sounds in English. 'What am I doing wrong?' section looks at the mistakes you are most likely to be making based on your native language. Advice on rhythm, stress and pitch. Videos, illustrations and photos demonstrating the correct positions to produce accurate sounds. A DVD-ROM with video and audio clips providing clear nativespeaker model pronunciation. Extra practice sections concentrating on the most problematic soundsCEF level B1-C2Suitable for self-study and classroom use.
Helen Ashton and Sarah Shepherd are highly regarded freelance accent and dialect coaches with substantial experience working with students from all around the world. Having trained professionally at London's influential Central School of Speech and Drama, they now teach both actors and non-native speakers of English how to speak with d...
Title:Accent: B1-c2 (collins Work On Your.)Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pagesPublished:August 16, 2012Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0007462913

ISBN - 13:9780007462919

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Editorial Reviews

'This splendid book is extremely user-friendly, and one I would strongly recommend as a supplement to speaking courses everywhere.'Wayne Trotman, EL Gazette, December 2012