Tips on How to Speak with an American Accent

Are you looking for some tips on how to speak with an American accent? If so, continue reading, because you are in the right place. In this article I’m going to help you. Here are three tips that will tremendously help you improve your American accent.

1. Speak with native speakers

Make some American friends or look for a language partner online on sites such as Busuu, Italki, Polyglot Learn Language or Livemocha. Speak with Americans face to face or online. Don’t forget to ask them to correct your accent!

2. Read aloud

Record yourself while reading aloud a book or an article written in English. And then look for mistakes in your accent – concentrate on your pronunciation and intonation. You can practice with podcasts with transcriptions – record yourself while reading a transcription and then compare your accent to that of a native American speaker.

3. Live through American English

Immerse yourself in American English: watch movies, speak with native speakers, listen to the radio, music, podcasts. Concentrate on your accent and try to imitate native speakers while listening to them (sing along, repeat after the actors or the speakers).

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That’s it – three tips on how to speak with an American accent. Keep in mind that the most effective way to speak with a better accent is to practice on a daily basis. You can’t improve your accent overnight. It’s all about a regular practice. Good luck and have fun while working on your accent!