The British Council sponsored the live-streaming of the IATEFL Pronunciation SIG - NATECLA London conference 'Accentuate: bringing pronunciation to the fore'. Here we have the session given by Piers Messum.
Video 1 - What to teach before you teach sounds
Video 2 - Presence and sensitivity
Video 3 - Stress - understanding the diaphragm
Video 4 - Stress - stressed syllables and speech breathing
Video 5 - Aspiration
Video 6 - The articulatory setting
Video 7 - Understanding the tongue
Please find the full programme of the rest of the day's events below. Recordings of most of these sessions are available:
10:15 - 11:15 Dealing with accents
David Crystal & Ben Crystal. Watch the recording.
11.30 – 12.30 Doing things with sounds. Practical pronunciation activities for your classroom
Mark Hancock. Watch the recording.
13.30 – 14.15 The Silent Way approach to teaching pronunciation, illustrated using French
14.30 – 15.15 What to teach before you teach sounds
15.20 – 16.20 Proprioception in learning new sounds, words and connected speech
Adrian Underhill. Watch the recording.
Find out about other relevant content and information which formed part of our 'Focus on pronunciation month'.