JM&C Business Seminars and Training
English Pronunciation Seminar
Discover effective techniques for clear speech
and pronunciation for international business
Basic Course information
The goal of this seminar is to train participants to understand the fundamentals of clear English speech and pronunciation. They will have the opportunity to practice pronunciation and clear speaking techniques through role plays for the following business simulations exercises:
By the end of the course, participants should be aware of how to speak more clearly and learn techniques to quickly and effectively improve their English pronunciation.
10:00 - 17:00 (6 hours)
Group (5 to 15 participants)
To be taught at participant premises
1) JM&C original materials
3) Pen and paper for each student
1) Pre-read course materials
2) Answer a short needs analysis survey
3) Speaking practice
4) Teamwork activities
5) Short presentations
6) Instructor and peer feedback
This is a list of typical activities and tasks set during our seminars.
At the beginning of each study unit, the instructor will give a brief lecture on the fundamentals of clear speaking and pronunciation. This prepares participants for exercises and role plays to further improve their speaking skills.
Participants will study various sounds and pronunciation methods necessary for clear English speech. They will also get the chance to practice their pronunciation with a native English speaking instructor and get feedback on their strong and weak points.
Clear Pronunciation in Business Simulations
Participants can practice their pronunciation skills through various business simulation role plays. This trains participants to speak more clearly and be understood in a range of situations including meetings, telephone calls and teleconferences.
Pronunciation for Presentations and Public Speaking
Participants also have the chance to practice short presentations to improve their pronunciation and ability to be understood clearly by an audience.
Team building activities are designed to engage participants, build group coordination and facilitate a deeper learning experience during our seminars.
Schedule (6 hours)
10:00 - 10:30
Introduction to course
10:30 - 11:30
How to teach yourself clear pronunciation
11:30 - 12:00
Stress and Rhythm for clear speech
12:00 - 13:00
13:00 - 14:00
Difficult to pronounce sounds and clear speech
14:00 - 14:30
Intonation for clearer and more interesting speech
14:30 - 15:00
Using clear pronunciation on the telephone
15:00 - 15:30
Clear Pronunciation in Meetings
15:30 - 16:30
Clear Pronunciation for giving presentations
16:30 - 17:00
Final advice for further study and Q&A session