Adrian Underhill's Pronunciation Site




28 – 29 Sept 15th Anglo Congress Montevideo, Uruguay. Talk Demand High: Teaching with Attitude info here …


… followed  30 Sept – 2 Oct by 3-day course for teachers Speaking from the Heart: from Phonemes to Poetry at Anglo Montevideo Book here

8 – 9 Oct University of Aachen, Germany Course for teachers Pronunciation and Performance

19 Oct Webinar for Hands Up Project Connected Speech in Classroom Drama

26 Oct Teachers Conference at Grade School, Kyiv, Ukraine, Booking details plus 27 Oct 1-day course for teachers From Phonemes to Poetry: How pronunciation brings language alive!  Booking details

9 Nov 2019 International House London The Future of Training Conference 2      Booking details

23 Nov Brighton UK, IATEFL Teacher Development SIG Beyond the communicative approach: personal significance in language learning Details and booking

18 Dec Bedford College, UK, 1-day course for teachers Demand High: Teaching with Attitude

UK courses for teachers summer 2020 Booking details available shortly

28 June – 10 July 2020 Bell School Cambridge Pronunciation and storytelling: from phonemes to fluency

12 July – 25 July 2020, programme repeated 26 July – 8 Aug, Oxford University English Language Teachers Summer Seminar, Includes Teaching pronunciation and fluency with confidence

10 – 14 Aug International House London Pronunciation and Performance

20 – 24 Aug Bell School Cambridge Coaching and Mentoring in ELT

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Active fast speaking enables fast listening …

Learning to speak short phrases fast and fluently unlocks the ability to listen to rapid connected speech. It is not unlike learning to play and listen to music, especially improvised music like jazz, since language also improvised

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I have been a teacher and trainer for many years and was director of the International Teacher Training Institute at International House in Hastings until 1999. Now I work as an international ELT consultant and trainer, doing a variety of things like running training courses in various countries, writing articles, working with Macmillan Books for Teachers, speaking at conferences and also school consultancy. If you’re interested in working with me, please get in touch…

Adrian Underhill