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Accent Reduction - American English

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SMC Bundy Campus 3171 S Bundy Dr
Btwn Airport Ave & Stanwood Pl
Santa Monica, California 90066
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Nicola McGee

What you'll learn in this english pronunciation class:

Do people often ask you to repeat what you’ve said? Is a thick accent preventing you from advancing professionally?

In an interactive, information-packed course which covers the second half of our textbook, learn the secrets to speaking clear, easily understood American English, and find out how to avoid--or fix--the most common errors made by foreign speakers of English, regardless of their native language.

Required textbook (available online) : Mastering the American Accent Second Edition, (black cover with downloadable audio) by Lisa Mojsin (ISBN: 978-1-4380-0810-3). Please bring your textbook to our first class.


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To transfer to another class, request must be submitted in writing via email at least seven (7) business days before the original class meets. A minimum service charge of $10 per class transfer will be deducted. 

Important Information: Refunds are NOT issued for absences nor prorated for late registrations. Missed class meetings may not be made up in another class. There is no auditing of classes. Students are highly encouraged to register before class begins.  Returned checks will be subject to a $25 handling charge.

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Accent Reduction - American English
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Average class size was different. There were many people than expected, so please update to the accurate class size.
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