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I have developed a proven, groundbreaking, unique, fun and interactive approach to reduce, and in some cases eliminate the foreign accent completely. How you ask? Being a singing teacher for over 15 years, I have always found it fascinating when my foreign students would be able to sing a standard American song with NO accent. Somehow, singing completely eliminated their accent. Since that discovery, I was determined to find out why and how. Based on my research, I have created a very easy to understand method that can dramatically reduce the foreign accent. Coming from an immigrant family myself, and being fluent in three languages (English, Spanish, Italian), I can relate to the challenges foreigners face when attempting to speak in a neutralized American accent. This can be holding you back from advancing your career. You will see results instantly. Take the first step to propel your career to the next level!
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Tom S.

Tom S.

This course is about how to quickly learn to say the 44 sounds in English (including the 20 vowel international phonics sounds) and reduce your accent audibly. A suggested twice a week course. We will cover the most important phonics/sounds that my clients - from India, China, France, Russia, Brazil, Spain, and so on - have the most problems with business in the US/Silicon Valley. You don't have to go through all the lectures, just pick the areas you feel you still have to work on and practice the words diligently. You will see the slides that go with the video, and most of the time, I also uploaded additional practice materials. You will see results fast if you work on your English pronunciation consistently. Master the American Accent book will be provided (228 pages). Who this course is for: You need to know some spoken American English already to benefit from the course. But, since this is an American English-speaking course with lots of examples, if you practice a lot, you will be successful and will master American English. We will cover all 44 phonic sounds of the English language. As an English Curriculum and Instructor for 20 years, I always found it fascinating when my foreign students would be able to sing a standard American song with NO accent. Somehow, singing eliminated their accent. Since that discovery, I have created a proven, groundbreaking, easy-to-understand, result-oriented approach to ultimately reduce and in some cases, eliminate the foreign accent (don't worry, it doesn't involve you singing LOL!). The ONLY way we can learn the American Accent is to retrain our tongue and soft palette muscles to create these American sounds and rhythms that our body is just not used to. I will be providing you with specific exercises focusing on the sound and feel of specific American "Targeted" sounds and how they link to every consonant. In addition, I will share specific singing techniques to help create reliable muscle memory that you can call upon instantly. This technique has helped so many of my accent reduction students master the American Accent much faster. By the end of this course, you would have gone through every possible combination of sounds. There will be nothing you will come across that we haven't covered in your practice. We aim to ensure these improvements are retained, so you can call upon them when needed. That will involve practicing on your end. You will improve much more rapidly if you commit to the practice exercises. Take the first step to propel your career to the next level! Who this course is for: Anyone whose first language isn't English Anyone who wants to master the American Accent Anyone who wants to improve their communication skills Anyone who wants to master outstanding communication skill in their business and personal lives
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/60 mins
Jeanne P.

Jeanne P.

I love to teach accent reduction! My students are amazed once they learn how Americans really speak and that they can learn to speak like that too. From the first few classes, you will find that your attention is immediately drawn to how you are pronouncing not only individual words but complete sentences, and how your ear will quickly become attuned to the reductions and links that Americans make. We will use a variety of sources to target the most challenging areas for you, and you will have the opportunity to record our classes for your personal use. The first lesson will Include a review of your diagnostic test so that we can see what areas you need to focus on first. It's really fun and exciting to see how quickly your accent develops into one that people can understand better and that you feel more confident using. Let's do this!
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Gabriel is an amazing teacher. He teaches with a lot of professionalism and commitment. If you are looking for a very high qualified accent reduction class, Gabriel Burrafato is one of the best option

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Gabriel’s method is very effective. After 5 classes with him, I have started noticing changes in my way to differentiate sounds and pronounce them. I have taken classes with several accent reduction i

Maria (Accent Reduction lessons with Gabriel)

Gabriel's Accent Reduction teachings have changed my life. My American English has improved dramatically! I'm seeing results at all levels. I highly recommended!!!

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Gabriel is an amazing teacher. He teaches with a lot of professionalism and commitment. If you are looking for a very high qualified accent reduction class, Gabriel Burrafato is one of the best option

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Accent Reduction Lessons

Many people believe accent reduction involves getting rid of your accent entirely, but it’s actually more focused on learning how to speak more articulately. Having the ability to communicate clearly and precisely is a good skill to have in your personal and professional life.

If you’re looking to address your accent, our certified teachers can help you achieve your goals. When you sign up with us, you’ll find the best online accent reduction lessons and in-person classes available. Our accent reduction teachers welcome students of all ages and backgrounds to join our sessions. Sign up today!

Certified Accent Reduction Teachers

Interested in speaking in a more neutralized fashion? Then you’ve come to the right place. We work with the best accent reduction teachers who have years of experience helping their students work toward their goals.

We require all of our teachers to receive certifications and undergo background checks. To find your ideal match, explore each teacher’s listing for more information regarding their qualifications, location, availability, and rates. While it’s our mission to keep our classes affordable, rates range between $15 and $165 depending on your lesson type, location, and the specific teacher. An hour-long session will cost $52, on average.

For help narrowing down your selection, ask our counselors for assistance or contact the individual teacher to see if they’re a good fit. Once you’ve made your choice, decide when you’d like to meet and then pick your lesson package. After just a few lessons, you’re sure to begin noticing a difference in your accent!

Accent Reduction Online Lessons for All Ages

While all of our students have beautiful accents, no matter where they’re from, we realize that not everyone wants to maintain certain regional twangs or inflections. To help you modify your accent, our tutors offer accent reduction lessons for kids as well as adults.

Because our tutors customize your lessons to your specific needs, they’ll inquire about your goals and preferences and create a tailored lesson plan that best suits your age and maturity level. No matter if you’re seventy-five or fifteen years old, our lessons can help you work toward addressing your accent.

Accent Reduction Lessons for All Levels

Every student has unique goals and ideas about how they’d like to sound. Some students come to us with very thick accents, while others might only have a slight twang they’re looking to overcome.

Our tutors understand that everyone’s journey is different, and that’s why they’re the experts at teaching students of all levels and backgrounds. If you’ve never attended any sort of training before, then our accent reduction lessons for beginners are the ideal place to start. But if you’re looking to further fine-tune the reduction exercises you’ve already learned, you’re better off in one of our more advanced courses.

Sample Curriculum for Accent Reduction Lessons

Personalized accent reduction lessons are available for English learners of all levels, but here are some of the general topics you'll study throughout the process:

  • Vowel articulation
  • Patterns of speech
  • Clarity
  • Rhythm
  • Movement coordination
  • Phonology
  • Different English accents across the US

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If you’re concerned about your accent, turn to our in-person or online accent reduction lessons. We’re so confident that you’ll enjoy the lessons that we let you take advantage of our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Getting started is simple: Select your tutor, schedule, and lesson package, and then you’re all set.

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Do accent reduction classes work?


Yes, if you undergo proper training with a certified teacher, accent reduction classes can help you lessen your accent. That’s because our teachers have the skills, knowledge, and qualifications to help you neutralize different sounds in your speech. They’ll provide you with the appropriate exercises that can help you achieve your speech goals.

What are accent reduction classes?


Accent reduction classes refer to lessons where you can work on your language skills. Lessons will vary based on the student’s preferences and goals, but they often focus on helping students articulate their thoughts, speak more clearly, and avoid pronunciation errors due to their accents. It’s less about eliminating one’s accent and more about communicating with clarity.

Can you learn to lose your accent?


Yes, there are ways to neutralize your accent so that you avoid being misunderstood. The best way to focus on speaking with clarity is to sign up for our accent reduction lessons, where you can work with a professional instructor and receive the tools you need to speak with confidence. It may take some time and effort, but as long as you follow your teacher’s guidance and practice your exercises, you should begin noticing changes in your accent.

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