Free Foreign Accent Screening
Free Accent Reduction Screening If you are concerned about your foreign accent when speaking American English and are interested in accent reduction, here is an opportunity for you to get a professional opinion about the severity of your accent. Just leave us a voice mail saying our list of words, reading a paragraph, and telling us about your accent concerns. Typically within 48 hours, one of our staff members will analyze the speech sample and send you an e-mail or call you with the results. Results will include …
Sand Idioms and Accent Reduction
Many of our clients at Accent Pros, who come in for accent reduction sessions, have advanced degrees and have excellent command of the English language. Given the evolving state of the English language; however, they may not understand informal slang and phrases that are regularly used in the workplace, and […]Please take a moment to share and like this free content.
Oil Idiom 1 – Burning midnight oil
Definition: To work late into the night.
Example: Her finals week for medical school was coming up and she was burning the midnight oil to build a solid knowledge base heading into the exams.
Origin: Originally, burning the midnight oil had a very literal meaning. Back in the olden days […]