Pint-Sized Accent Teachers

Getting the vocal tract posture of a language or an accent right is a crucial part of successful accent acquisition. Vocal tract posture (also called oral posture), is the particular patterning of muscular engagement, release, and positioning characteristic of individuals and groups of speakers. It is, if you will, the ‘home base’ for an accent…

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How To Choose a Dialect Coach

Finding a dialect coach to meet certain requirements lies almost entirely in the questions one asks before working with them, says Readers’ Choice winner Pamela Vanderway. The accomplished dialect coach has worked both in film and TV as well as founded dialectcoaches.com—a site designed to pair projects with the best coach possible.

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