Accent Reduction

Accent Diet Lesson 1: Pausing – #80000

videoThis lesson introduces pausing, one of the most important parts of the rhythm and pronunciation of English.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 1 – #80010

headphones-smThis page helps you practice pausing, one of the most important parts of the rhythm and pronunciation of English.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 2 – #80020

headphones-smThis page helps you practice pausing with numbers, equations, and short sentences.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 3 – #80030

headphones-smThis page helps you practice pausing when you speak by dividing your speech into separate lines.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 4 – #80040

headphones-smThis page helps you practice pausing in a short self-introduction.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 5 – #80050

headphones-smThis page gives you even more practice with pausing in your speech.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 6 – #80060

headphones-smLearn how you can pause in various places in the same sentence. Practice pausing in different places to create different feelings in your meaning.

Accent Diet: Pausing Lesson 1 Practice 7 – #80070

headphones-smThis page gives you more practice with pausing while you read a paragraph about a Silicon Valley.

Accent Diet Lesson 2: Stretching – #80075

videoThis lesson introduces sound stretching, one of the most important parts of the rhythm and pronunciation of English.

Accent Diet: Stretching Lesson 2 Practice 1 – #80080

headphones-smThis page helps you practice stretching, one of the most important parts of the rhythm and pronunciation of English.

Accent Diet: Stretching Lesson 2 Practice 2 – #80090

headphones-smThis page helps you practice stretching, one of the most important parts of American English pronunciation.

Accent Diet: Stretching Lesson 2 Practice 3 – #80100

headphones-smThis page helps you practice stretching words that end in “s.”

Accent Diet: Stretching Lesson 2 Practice 4 – #80110

headphones-smThis page helps you practice stretching vowel sounds.

Accent Diet: Stretching Lesson 2 Practice 5 – #80120

headphones-smThis page helps you practice stretching while giving a self-introduction.

Accent Diet: Stretching Lesson 2 Practice 6 – #80130

headphones-smThis page helps you practice stretching while reading a story.

Accent Diet Lesson 3: Connecting – #80135

videoThis lesson introduces connecting, one of the most important parts of the rhythm and pronunciation of English.

Accent Diet: Connecting Lesson 3 Practice 1 – #80140

headphones-smThis page helps you practice connecting words and phrases together.

Accent Diet: Connecting Lesson 3 Practice 3 – #80150

headphones-smThis page helps you practice connecting the words within thought groups.

Accent Diet: Connecting Lesson 3 Practice 4 – #80160

headphones-smThis page helps you practice different ways of connecting phrases.

Accent Diet: Connecting Lesson 3 Practice 5 – #80170

headphones-smThis page helps you review stretching and connecting as you read a paragraph.

Accent Diet: Connecting Lesson 3 Practice 6 – #80180

headphones-smThis page helps you review stretching and connecting while reading a paragraph.

Accent Diet Lesson 4: Word Stress – #80185

videoThis lesson introduces word stress, one of the most important parts of the rhythm of English.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 1 – #80190

headphones-smThis page guides you in placing word stress in a paragraph.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 2 – #80200

headphones-smThis page helps you practice word stress on compound words.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 3 – #80210

headphones-smThis page helps you practice changing word stress to change the meaning of a paragraph.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 4 – #80220

headphones-smThis page helps you practice changing word stress to change the meaning of a sentence.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 5 – #80230

headphones-smThis page helps you practice word stress through poems.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 6 – #80240

headphones-smThis page helps you practice word stress while reading a guided paragraph.

Accent Diet: Word Stress Lesson 4 Practice 7 – #80250

headphones-smTake a quiz to see if you have learned the key concepts of word stress. After finishing this lesson, you can move on to Intonation in Lesson 5.

Accent Diet Lesson 5: Intonation – #80255

videoThis lesson introduces intonation. Intonation is the movement of the pitch of your voice.

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