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.
- What is “Clear Speech”?
- Connected Speech
- Content and Function Words
- Long and Short Vowel Sounds
- Exercises for Improvement
SPRING 2015 sessions:
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20th, 12pm – 2pm, with Professor Joyce Mandell, NVC 4-120
(More sessions announced soon!)