Our associate bloggers on TeachingEnglish will be writing about questions related to pronunciation and will be giving some practical ideas on how to tackle pronunciation more effectively in class. Find the TeachingEnglish blog section here: http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/community/blogs
Monday 2 February – ‘Pronunciation Matters’
Be inspired by a seminar recording with Robin Walker who provides creative tips for teaching the pronunciation of English. This talk was presented at the British Council Madrid Teachers’ conference in September 2014.
Monday 16 February – English as a Lingua Franca podcast
We will be hosting a fascinating podcast interview all about English as a Lingua Franca (ELF). Listen to Katy Davies, who will be discussing her ideas on pronunciation with specific reference to ELF, based on her extensive work with multilingual classes.
Saturday 21 February – ‘Accentuate: bringing pronunciation to the fore’ all day conference, organised by NATECLA London and the IATEFL PronSIG
Attend the event in person or join the livestream on EnglishAgenda. Plenary speakers lined up for the day include David Crystal, Ben Crystal and Adrian Underhill. Don’t miss this exciting event which will stimulate your thoughts and ideas on the teaching of pronunciation.
Click here to find out more about the pronunciation events.