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Take the musical track to pronunciation by Charles Goodger

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ELT MOOC by Jason R. Levine on WiziQ.

This is a professional development massive Open Online Course in listening and pronunciation techniques.

MOOC team organisers:

Dr. Nellie Deutsch

Sylvia Guinan

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Take the musical track to pronunciation by Charles Goodger

  1. 1. Take the musical track to correct English pronunciation! Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education
  2. 2. Webinar Overview 1. Action songs as learning tools 2. Music and Language 3. Which native-speaker accent? 4. Teaching pronunciation through action songs Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education
  3. 3. Action Songs as learning tools. Key characteristics: Catchy, earworm tunes Strong rhythms Useful words and structures Meaningful Teaching actions Graded worksheets Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education
  4. 4. Meaning in sound Notes in a tune Phonemes in a sound chunk H2O is water In the stormy sea H2O is water Part of you and me Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education
  5. 5. Received Pronunciation? General American? or none of the above. . ? Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education
  6. 6. Comfortable intelligibility Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education
  7. 7. Comfortable intelligibility Charles Goodger, FunSongs Education

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