CM120

Essentials of English Pronunciation

Discover the true rhythm and intonation of English.

96%

overall satisfaction for this course

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  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 875
  • Preferential fee 725?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
    • Gatineau

Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 12 PDU
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to recognize one's own weaknesses in English pronunciation, and to understand the techniques and strategies that can be used to overcome them.

Targeted audience

Any French-speaking audience.

Prerequisite

Basic knowledge of the English language.

Customer Testimonials

Different approach focusing on the real use of language.

Amélie H. / Technicienne en communication, BFL Canada Risques et assurances Inc.

Content

  • Understanding stress patterns and their influence on words
  • Tips for achieving a fluid rhythm at the phrase level
  • Using abbreviated forms: when and how
  • Difficulties frequently encountered by French speakers
  • Comparison of French and English: hyphenation, difficult words
  • The impact of poor pronunciation
  • Quick overview of frequently mispronounced vowels and consonants
  • Practical pronunciation exercises
  • Pronunciation tools for ongoing improvement (online, software, applications and others)

General Note

Many of the theoretical concepts will be explained in French in order to ensure good comprehension.

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    February 2 to February 3 2017

  • Quebec City

    March 8 to March 9 2017

  • Gatineau

    April 20 to April 21 2017

  • Montreal

    May 8 to May 9 2017

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