Speech Quality Tip 3: Communicate with intonation

Why is intonation important for language learners? 

It can help  you communicate meaning in different ways.  It can also help build vocal variety and rhythm in longer speech (eg. presentations) that helps keep the listeners interested and engaged. 

This week’s 10min tip introduces a few common intonation patterns that can help you communicate. 

Tip 3: Communicate with intonation 

 

The next tip (Tip 4: Watch out for similar sounds) will broadcast from 2pm Japan time (12am EST) on Sunday Feb 14 on our new Pomaka English YouTube Channel

Hope you find them useful 🙂

Related links:

Build your conversation skills using intonation and tag questions

Speech quality – Tip 1: Be careful with syllable stress