10 silent letters you should check

10 silent letters you should check

Georgie Taylor Speech Pathologist Call Now How to pronounce: words with silent letters Many words in English have silent letters. Silent letters are letters that you can’t hear when you say the word, but that are there when you write the word. Our students know about...
Top 6 English Pronunciation Tips for Mandarin Speakers

Top 6 English Pronunciation Tips for Mandarin Speakers

Georgie Taylor Speech Pathologist Call Now Many people from China lack confidence with their spoken English because they don’t get much opportunity to practice and improve it. Some people tell me they avoid speaking face to face or on the phone, preferring to use...
Our top 5 English Pronunciation tips for Farsi speakers

Our top 5 English Pronunciation tips for Farsi speakers

Georgie Taylor Speech Pathologist Call Now When you speak English do you say ‘avare’ instead of ‘aware’? Does ‘phone’ sound more like ‘fon’ or ‘faun’? Do you say ‘proDUCT’ instead of ‘PROduct’? These are all English pronunciation errors that that are common for...
The importance of proper pronunciation

The importance of proper pronunciation

Georgie Taylor Speech Pathologist Call Now Pronunciation IMPORTANCE OF PROPER PRONUNCIATION Whilst it may not be a fair reflection of an individual’s skills or competence, research shows that proper pronunciation goes a long way towards instilling confidence in your...
The difference between ‘accent’ and ‘pronunciation’.

The difference between ‘accent’ and ‘pronunciation’.

Georgie Taylor Speech Pathologist Call Now I am often asked about ‘accent’ and ‘pronunciation’. The dictionary definition of the word ‘accent’ is – a distinctive way of pronouncing a language, especially one associated with a particular country, area, or social class....