Activities for Accent Reduction?

Answer Immigrants beginning to master the language of their new home country sometimes face an uphill battle in tackling the next step to assimilation. Speaking with an accent can cause problems when it c... Read More »

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What 'category' of British Accent is the accent from Stroke-on-Trent, UK?

Potteries is more of a dialect rather than just an accent. Technically I suppose it's an urban North Midlands accent, but when I first moved to the area I had to really concentrate on the "May and ... Read More »

Did you know that if you say "beer can" in a British accent it sounds like "bacon" in a Jamaican accent?

HA HA! =^.^=Cheers, I'm British, and I think when ever I'm down I might just happily recite "beer can" over and over.Thanks! You've genuinely improved my life today!

How to Tell the Difference Between an Irish Accent and a British Accent?

British & Irish accents are very different, however a certain part of the United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, specifically has Irish accents. There are differences between the accents, knowing these ... Read More »

Tax Reduction Effects?

In terms of economic growth, tax cuts are almost always a good thing. The basic effect of tax cuts is that people are able to spend their own money the way they want rather than having the state de... Read More »