Understanding British accents and pronunciations

Learn about various British accents and pronunciations on this live, virtual session.

Duration : 60 mins     Max Size : 100     Destination : London  

Category : International Awareness     Recommended For : Individuals

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Britain and accents, are inseparable. The knowledge of English without an understanding of the many local British accents and pronunciations is ineffective for anyone wanting to communicate effectively with natives. Whether you are an international business or immigrating for work or study, this knowledge can be the key missing link for assimilating into British life.

In this live, interactive, class-room based session, learners will gain an orientation about different British accents and pronunciation from a U.K.-based language teacher. The session use exercises and breathing techniques that will help attendees to use the correct pronunciation of English terminology. The goals of this class are to;

  • To recognise different accents from all over the U.K.
  • Establish a good understanding of 'Received Pronunciation', affectionately known as the Queen’s English.
  • Learn to enunciate effectively for maximum clarity.
  • Enhance presentation skills by using body language, gesture and placement.
  • Further enhancement of the pronunciation of the English language by participating in vocal exercises to help create assured vocality.
  • Develop confidence and team building skills through drama games and activities.
  • To bring a range of texts to life using diction, emotion, enthusiasm and character.

The session includes role play activities with locals to help learners gain confidence in British pronunciation and accents.

Your Presenter

  Charly Jacob

Charly is one of the Executive Producers at Globe from Home and brings more than two decades of experience in Tourism management into creating special travel experiences.

Charly has been involved in campaigns involving the conservation of environment and is an active team member in our Responsible Tourism projects. His other interests include listening to music and driving.

How it works

This session accommodates up to 100 attendees. Once you book this experience, we will send you a confirmation email with a link to join the session.  Students and teachers can log in from their individual classes or congregate in one single class/hall and access the tour via the link provided. 

What you need

You will need a stable internet connection and a mobile device (ideally a desktop or laptop) to stream the session.

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel and obtain a full refund for this session until 5 days before the date of the first session.

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