Blogs from Work/Life English

"Get" What You Hear. Say What You Mean.

"Get" What You Hear.                                   Say What You Mean.
How to Teach (Yourself & Others): “Beyond the Basics” Features of Clear Speech Depending on its meaning focus, timing, pausing, and intonation,...

Teaching American-English: How to Succeed with Syllables

Teaching American-English: How to Succeed with Syllables
Teaching (Yourself) American-English: How to Apply Syllable-Stress Patterns, Phrase Focus, and Sentence Rhythm for Clear Speech     So in additio...

How to Teach English Learners to Pronounce 16 American-English Vowel Sounds

How to Teach English Learners to Pronounce 16 American-English Vowel Sounds
Why does humor almost always come first in these blog posts? To help you, the reader, to relax about the “serious educational stuff” that follows....