Speak American English clearly using pitch emphasis

Speak clearly using pitch emphasis

In order to speak clearly, you need to stress the most important words. You need to bring your listeners’ attention to the most important words in a sentence or phrase using a slight rise in pitch. I call this pitch emphasis.

How to repair breakdowns in communication

Focus words & pitch

How to repair breakdowns in communication One of the most effective techniques you can use to repair breakdowns in communication is this. Highlight the most important word in your message. When a conversation breaks down, identify the most important word in your message. We’ll call this the focus word. Say that word again using pitch emphasis […]

Can I Reduce My Accent?

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Can I reduce my accent? You can reduce your accent and speak in a way that sounds clear and confident.

Why Do People Always Ask Me Where I’m From?

Why Do People Always Ask Me Where I’m From?

Why Do People Always Ask Me Where I’m From? One of the biggest complaints that I hear from my clients is this~ Susan, people always ask me where I’m from….and I’m tired of it! Will this ever stop? Here’s my answer to that question. Americans are curious If you speak with an accent (a way of speaking that’s […]