[Noisebridge-discuss] Accent Workshop Class for Non-native Speakers
samir at esamir.com
Wed Jan 15 16:44:44 UTC 2014
On a completely different note, and not even remotely as helpful to those
that do have thick accents and would like to correct them. It'd be fun to
see a class on getting an accent rather then losing one.
Even US regions would be fun. It'd be pretty slick if you could just drop
into a aussie accent from down under, or irish accent on queue. :)
On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 7:57 AM, C. Honnet <cedric at honnet.eu> wrote:
> Haha, we can't lose it most of the time so no problem for that (at least I
> know I'm stuck with mine) but it's sometimes really tiring to not even be
> understood because of our pronunciation...
> ...and it's good to be able to hide it in hostile environments, this
> workshop can save lives!
> lol ;p
> On Jan 15, 2014 9:51 AM, "Gregory Dillon" <gregorydillon at gmail.com>
>> Understanding has to be important, but I just want to chime in that I
>> like hearing foreign speaker's accents.
>> On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 7:22 AM, C. Honnet <cedric at honnet.eu> wrote:
>>> You rock.
>>> This is a really excellent idea!!!
>>> Thanks a lot ;)
>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>> From: Artur Moczulski <artur.moczulski at gmail.com>
>>> To: NoiseBridge Discuss <noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net>
>>> Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:07:47 -0800
>>> Subject: [Noisebridge-discuss] Accent Workshop Class for Non-native
>>> Hey Noisbridge Members,
>>> I would like to organize an accent and pronunciation workshop for
>>> non-native speakers at Noisebridge. I am aiming for a 2 hour slot on
>>> Saturday at noon. I would like to use one of the classrooms for this.
>>> I would like to promote the workshop by various "social" websites
>>> including meetup.com and any other way that will help me build the core
>>> Is there anything I should know about organizing events at Noisebridge,
>>> outside of what is included here:
>>> https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/Hosting_an_Event ? Do you have any
>>> tips on how to book the classroom for this?
>>> Best regards,
>>> Artur Moczulski
>>> "Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later."
>>> +1 (563) 321 - 3382
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>>> Noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net
>> Let's stay in touch. Greg
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