for all speakers of English as a Second Language
Foreign Accent Reduction — American Accent Learning
Standard American Accent — American English Accent
The Sound & Style of American English, 3rd Edition
A Self-Instructional Course Teaching the Standard American Accent to Speakers of All Other First Languages
NOW ON CD!
Newly Revised, Expanded & Recorded
Six 80-minute CDs with a 44-page drill book
NOT JUST BORING PRONUNCIATION DRILLS!
This straightforward and fun technique teaches you:
- AMERICAN INTONATION
Featuring the widely acclaimed Jump Up & Step Down system for Americanizing pitch and speech rhythm.
- MUSCULARITY AND VOICE PLACEMENT
Featuring the Mid-Tongue Muscularity technique for creating
American resonance and paving the way for the production of American-sounding phonemes.
- ADVANCED PRONUNCIATION
Featuring: Final Consonants & Clusters, L/R and S/Z Differentiation, Medial T and -ED endings, & Colloquial Speech Styles.
Techniques for Teaching Accent Reduction
A Package of Printed Teacher-Support Materials including Complete Syllabi for Courses and Units
The Sound & Style of American English has proven to be very effective as a "textbook" for classroom use. This package has been published to assist you in setting up and administering your classes using The Sound & Style of American English.