Clear Speech, 101

This workshop is the starting point to clearer speech! Baruch Com 1010 professor Joyce Mandell will break down the secrets of true speech clarity, rhythm and intonation, as well as offer up her 5 Nasty Truths of English Pronunciation! This is truly a terrific starting point for the nonnative speaker who would like to improve clarity, become more comfortable speaking in class, and learn the most effective methods of practice.

Topics covered:

  • What is “Clear Speech”?
  • Connected Speech
  • Content and Function Words
  • Intonation
  • Long and Short Vowel Sounds
  • Exercises for Improvement

 

FALL 2014 sessions:

FRIDAY, September 19th, 12pm – 2pm, NVC 4-120, with Professor Joyce Mandell

FRIDAY, November 7th, 12pm-2pm, NVC 4-120, with Professor Joyce Mandell

 

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