This workshop will provide participants with a description of English pronunciation as Asian learners must understand it. It includes articulatory basics (mouth movement, tongue and jaw position), with special attention to the stress, rhythm, and intonation features of English which Asian learners find most challenging. Activities to increase the Asian learner’s fluency and comprehensibility in English are presented for participants to use with their students at different ages and proficiency levels.
Note: This workshop is intended for teachers or prospective teachers. In order to receive credit for this course, a graded, out-of-class assignment must be submitted by the due date stated in the instructor’s syllabus.
Course Number: LING-40066 Credit: 1 unit
|10/26/13 (Click to show details)||In-class||098229||$145.00||Closed|