25 ways to improve your own spoken English

Good spoken English is very important because it allows you to better convey your thoughts and ideas to the interlocutor. But when each sentence has to be squeezed out of ourselves through the agony of restoring words and phrases in memory, we feel insecure and restless, but we wanted to ...

The accent is unbeatable: how Americans accurately define Russians during a conversation

“Americans almost always unmistakably identify a Russian person by talking to him for a short period of time. And even our compatriots who know English very well, as a rule, quickly “reveal” themselves in certain words, ”writes the author of the blog Made in ...

American is funny, Russian is unfriendly: how foreigners perceive English accents

Many Americans worry about how they sound when traveling overseas, according to a new study, Travel + Leasure writes. But they should not be alarmed - most often the American accent is perceived as benevolent, in contrast to the Russian. Although, for example, in Italy the accent of the inhabitants ...

Personal experience: can they not be hired in the USA due to the Russian accent?

Is it really because of the Russian accent that they can not hire? In short, then, of course, they may not take it. For example, if the specialty implies perfect English, and your accent is so strong that you yourself do not always understand what you want to say. Again…

Personal experience: how to learn American accent and 'bleed up' pronunciation

“What if, because of my Russian accent, they don’t understand me?” - oh, well ... Let's sort this whole thing down properly. The accent is just a "dialect", as we call it, peculiar to people living in different regions of the same country ...

How to get rid of accent in English

English teachers all over the world never tire of arguing that there is no need to be shy about your accent. But this does not mean that you cannot improve yourself or try new things. If you've always wanted to speak like Lady Mary of Downton Abbey or Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's, go for it! Choose with which ...

5 ways to get rid of accent in English

English teachers all over the world never tire of arguing that there is no need to be ashamed of your accent. We at Bright Side absolutely agree with this. But this does not mean that you cannot improve yourself or try new things. If you've always wanted to talk ...

Leonardo DiCaprio demonstrated a Russian accent. VIDEO

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio showed a Russian accent on the Ellen DeGeneres talk show, which viewers and journalists later recognized as very sexy. Leonardo spoke about the flight to Moscow in 2010. The plane had an engine failure during the flight. “I think I was the only one ...

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