Pronunciation Pitfalls

Have you ever fallen into the pit of poor pronunciation?

We’ll start with what is possibly the worst word to mispronounce; it’s a horrible irony.

(True story) I once overheard a language teacher say to her students:

It’s absolutely essential you get your pronounciation right’.

The intended advice was excellent but… ‘pronounciation’? No. No.

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Monster Words

monster words

Let’s talk about monster words. Can you think of some monstrously long words? 

Apart from the name of ‘that Welsh town that’s almost impossible to pronounce’ (Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch), which has 58 letters, you’ll probably think of antidisestablishmentarianism (28 letters).

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Rethink Communications – 6 Cool Tips

rethink communications

It’s summer – at least, in the Southern Hemisphere it is. And the New Year is a good time to prepare for the year ahead and rethink communications.

Are you still on a holiday break? Or perhaps you’re back at work, experiencing the post-festivities lull before everything speeds up again.

Either way, here are 6 cool tips to help you be the ‘hot ticket’ this summer (or any time).

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