Accent Reduction and Communication Skills Training
Read what people have to say about their experiences with Speaking Your Best!
I have to say that I am very happy that I took lessons with you, you certainly gave me the tools that I was needing to improve my spoken English and it has made a difference. Nowadays people rarely ask me to repeat myself and I feel much better about speaking slower! (R)
I can't tell you how much you have helped me; both in my professional life and my personal life! Thank you for everything! (K)
I'd like to thank you for your help with my English! You are a great teacher and it has been my pleasure to work with you. (Oleg N.)
"I feel confident now when I speak English and know that people understand me. I know I still need to work on my pronunciation and grammar, and am planning on registering for another course with you." (Jon Y.)
"Thank you for everything you have done for me!" (Yelena B.)
"Thank you so much for everything, for your patience, for your support and understanding. Cheryl, honestly I was very fortunate to have you as my English teacher,and I definitely look forward to the next class with you." (Dorel B.)
"Thank you for the great class! I just wanted you to know that I really appreciate everything you did for me. It was a pleasure to be associated of you personally and professionally. Finally, I must offer thanks to you for your professionalism and patience, during the past 2 months. " (Olga D.)
"The best part of this program is that it's completely customized and individual. The classes I had were entirely designed for me, based on the speech evaluation I had before the program started. The instructor was always friendly, approachable, and professional. It's very nice that I can communicate with the instructor online. In addition, the schedule is quite flexible, so that I don't have to worry about missing any classes. I can always set up another time to meet with the instructor." (Sean W)
"This is the best accent reduction class I have ever had. Cherylís instruction was very clear and helpful. She continued to point out my mistakes, while praising me whenever I did something right. Iím now clear on what I need to work on, but also hopeful because I know that I have made progress.Ē (Chifei J.)
"I want to say thanks for all your help. I learned to speak slowly and pay attention to what I want to say and how I say it." (Vivian V)
"I had the opportunity to take advantage of a wonderful program that helped me improve my speaking English. The program helped me concentrate on improving my English accent and to speak grammatically correct. I had the most wonderful instructor because she was very patient. I feel like I have got the best opportunity to improve myself. I also feel more confident when speaking English with Americans. One day I would like to move to a better position with this company and I believe this new speaking confidence will help me do that." (Tatiana F)
ďThis is an excellent program for non-native English speakers. The instructor is very knowledgeable and identifies problem areas quickly through the evaluation session. The program is set at a good pace. My speech is much smoother after this program, and I feel more confident about my speaking. " (Chengchang L.)
"The quality of the Speaking Your Best program is very high; I was surprised that the cost was so reasonable. Usually, classes of this quality are much more expensive. I am very happy with the progress I've made in my speech. People who know me can't believe it's me! It is helping me achieve my goals in my career!" (Mohammed A)
"After taking the Speaking Your Best program, I feel more confident speaking English. I attribute my recent promotion at work to this class." (Chingleng K)
"Cheryl, I would like to give you the results of my Versant/Prospeak (ordinate) phone pass test. My scores have significantly improved after only 3 sessions with you. Though I was already classified as at the level of a native American speaker on my first assessment, I improved tremendously on fluency and pronunciation by 7 points and 5 points (from a total of 80 points) respectively. You can use the results as endorsement of your product because they are objective and measurable. Here are the results:"
First test : April 11, 2007
Overall Score : 78 (Native American speaker) with 80 as the perfect score and native American speaker range 72-80
Sentence Mastery: 80
Fluency : 63
Pronunciation : 72
Second test : May 8, 2007 (after 3 sessions with Cheryl Posey/Speaking Your Best)
Sentence Mastery: 80
Fluency : 70
With my deepest thanks (Mary T, Philipines)
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Speaking Your Best has worked with individuals from all walks of life and from many different backgrounds and countries. We specialize in improving spoken English for all individuals and have worked extensively with the following accents: Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Romanian, Spanish, Portuguese, Filipino, Arabic, Indian, American regional accents, Icelandic, German, French, Italian, Indonesian, Nigerian, Kenyan, Korean.