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Listening English Training
iOS Universal Education
This App allows you to improve your English listening skills by imitation of the standard English pronunciation. This App provides 20 categories of 300 common English pronunciation and listening, and four kinds of authentic English and American pronunciation, so you can enhance the hearing ability to identify different accent by listening to and imitating the pronunciation of these words, in a short time.
In conversation, we often imitate each other’s speech style and may even change our accent to fit that of the person we’re talking to. A recent study in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, suggests that imitating someone who speaks with a regional or foreign accent may actually help you understand them better.
You can repeating what the actors are saying, trying as closely as possible to imitate the intonation and rhythm of their speech.It's also important to imitate speak English loudly on a daily basis, for at least 15 to 20 minutes. Research has proven that it typically takes about three months of daily practice to develop strong mouth muscles for speaking a new language. Therefore, it's crucial to practice reading out loud. Silent reading is not as beneficial as it does not allow you the opportunity to pronounce the words out loud.
With these simple tips you should be able to drastically improve your English language skills and reduce your mother tongue accent in no time.
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