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Speech-Language Pathologists and Their Role in Accent Modification

Speech-Language Pathologists and Their Role in Accent Modification

Speech-Language Pathologists and Their Role in Accent Modification What is a speech-language pathologist? What is accent modification? How are they...
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English as a Second Language Classes in Portland, OR

English as a Second Language Classes in Portland, OR

English as a Second Language Classes in Portland, OR Learning English as a second language can be easy, as long...
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When to Use Rising and Falling Inflection

When to Use Rising and Falling Inflection

When to Use Rising and Falling Inflection When thinking about inflection, we consider how the pitch rises and falls in...
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How to Place Stress in a Sentence

How to Place Stress in a Sentence

How to place stress in a sentence Last time, we discussed how to place stress in a word. This time,...
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How to Place Stress in a Word

How to Place Stress in a Word

How to place stress in a word It sounds easy, right? Knowing which word to stress when we're speaking our...
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What does a Pacific Northwest English dialect sound like?

What does a Pacific Northwest English dialect sound like?

What does the Pacific Northwest English dialect sound like? When considering the dialects of the U.S., the Pacific Northwest (PNW)...
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Can an Accent Have a Negative Impact on Your Interview?

Can an Accent Have a Negative Impact on Your Interview?

You might be wondering if your accent can have a negative impact on your interview. You certainly raise a valid...
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American English: 10 Common Hard to Pronounce and Mispronounced Words

American English: 10 Common Hard to Pronounce and Mispronounced Words

If you are learning American English, then you probably have noticed that there are marked differences in the various dialects...
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WELCOME TO MY ACCENT MODIFICATION BLOG!

WELCOME TO MY ACCENT MODIFICATION BLOG!

Hi and welcome to my accent modification, accent reduction, and American English pronunciation blog! It's my plan to post occasionally (once...
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