Author: Ela Britchkow, Speech Therapist, Certified American English Pronunciation Specialist
“I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.”
When you study a new language the difficulty of pronunciation depends on how many new sounds "match" with your own phonetic repertoire.
The hardest languages to transition from to speak English are
Author: Ela Britchkow, Speech Therapist, Certified American English Pronunciation, Accent Reduction Specialist
"The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled."
English is full of contradictions. Many English as a second language speakers lament that nothing seems to make sense in this language. There are exceptions to every rule. Once you get excited that you've mastered a rule, ten exceptions pop up. Don’t be discouraged. We offer solutions that are easy to learn and apply for all the following challenges: