This program is ideal for:
People who have mild to moderate or regional accents who wish to gain a more neutral American Accent.
People who want to primarily improve their pronunciation of American English.
Initial Accent Analysis
Prior to the first session, a recording of your speech will be phonetically transcribed and analyzed against standard American English in order to identify your personal sound deviations / speech patterns (Includes 2 hours of transcription time by Caroline).
Seven weeks of private one-hour sessions via Skype / FaceTime
(In-person sessions available in the Chicago Loop)
We will focus on improving your pronunciation through exercises targeting: deviated sounds, intonation, speech rate, and word stress within the context of words, sentences, and speaking conversational English.
Online Practice Materials Between Sessions
A lifetime online subscription is provided whenever you want to practice your skills.
Weekly Customized Practice Plans
Final Accent Analysis
The analysis will identify the percentage improvement in your accent near the end of your program. Typical rates of improvement vary from 50% or more and depends on each client's time and practice invested in the program.