In this course you will learn how all the vowel and diphthong sounds are made, compare similar sounds, and learn about common mistakes people from different language groups make. You’ll also learn some key related topics in English pronunciation, like syllable length and placement. The live classes each involve a lecture and a Question and Answer session. In each class, some students will be picked at random, with their consent, to receive live coaching and feedback . Each week, you will be given study material to prepare for the lecture in advance. This will include text and videos.
Anyone looking to improve their spoken American English should take this course. Teachers who are native speakers are also welcome to take this course to learn in-depth about the vowel sounds.
Language of instruction: English