Adrian Underhill's Pronunciation Site




Why Pronunciation Teaching doesn’t Work – 28th July 10.00am repeated 17.00pm UK time. The Bell Teacher Academy Series. 10x1hr webinar by 8 speakers starting 28 July and through August. Register here


5th July 2021 5 day workshop at International House London  Pronunciation, Performance and Poetry Details and booking


11th July 2021 for 2 weeks Bell Teacher Academy Cambridge Pronunciation and storytelling: from phonemes to fluency.  


15th July –  Aug 2021 Repeated in Aug 2021 Oxford University English Language Teachers Summer Seminar, Includes 7.5 hr workshops: From Phonemes to Fluency: an Approach to Pronunciation Mastery; AND The Psychology of Well-being in the Classroom.




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Why Pronunciation Teaching Doesn’t Work

28th July 10.00am and 17.00pm UK time  The Bell Teacher Academy Webinar Series. Ten x 1 hour webinars starting 28 July and throughout August. Given by 8 different speakers Info and free registration here:

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Adrian Underhill: Revised events in 2020

1. Online Interviews, discussions Teaching pronunciation remotely  - 6th June 2020 at 8.00pm BST.  Adrian Underhill in live interview with Alastair Grant, teacher and trainer in Buenos Aires: Live questions welcome. Join Zoom meeting. Open to all. No booking needed. ...

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IATEFL Global Get-Together 2020

Today and Tomorrow 18 – 19 April 2020 This replaces the Annual IATEFL conference (in Manchester) which has been cancelled This two day online event – today and tomorrow - is free and open to non members Here is the link:...

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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