Results 1 to 5 of 5
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Mexico
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Jun 2012
    • Posts: 4
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    I advance low level but

    Hi, I need help to increase my level I don't how to create a plan and I want to reduce my accent.
    I read, but sometimes I felt bored. I need new ideas to "refresh me".

    thanks

  1. Chicken Sandwich's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Russian
      • Home Country:
      • Russian Federation
      • Current Location:
      • Netherlands

    • Join Date: Jun 2010
    • Posts: 1,458
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: I advance low level but

    NOT A TEACHER

    Welcome to this forum.

    It would be helpful if you could be more specific. If you want to attain a native speaker accent, you have to listen a lot.

  2. CarloSsS's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Czech
      • Home Country:
      • Czech Republic
      • Current Location:
      • Czech Republic

    • Join Date: Aug 2010
    • Posts: 629
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Re: I advance low level but

    NOT A TEACHER

    Another way of making yourself sound more native-like is a method I call "imitation". Just play your favorite scene from you favorite movie or TV series (where they speak the desired accent) and then try to imitate what the characters are saying in that scene. In addition, record your voice while imitating and then compare the original with what you recorded. Try to identify where your words and sentences differ from the original and they record yourself again while trying to improve what you failed to imitate the previous times.
    Please note that I'm not a teacher.

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Mexico
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Jun 2012
    • Posts: 4
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #4

    Re: I advance low level but

    thank you. I will try that sounds interesting.

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Mexico
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Jun 2012
    • Posts: 4
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #5

    Re: I advance low level but

    It's true I have a Spanish accent and I will like to work and the medical field. I want to be a nurse and translator; so for that I need a clear accent specially on the phone or medicine indications.

Similar Threads

  1. down for low level or sick?
    By keannu in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 27-Feb-2011, 08:44
  2. advance level
    By tough in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-Jun-2010, 14:04
  3. low-level nap?
    By tara in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 17-Aug-2008, 18:18

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •