Changing the way we talk is hard work. It will take practice and dedication on your part. But with guidance from a knowledgable and caring professional, your pronunciation will improve. You’ll see improvements in your pronunciation of English sounds as well as in intonation, stress, and the rhythm of speaking. Some benefits of accent modification include:
- Easier communication with less repetition;
- Fewer misunderstandings;
- More effective presentations;
- Being understood on the phone;
- More confident interactions with co-workers and customers;
- Increasing the number of appropriate roles for actors.