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By Malcolm Morrison

This ebook provides transparent suggestions to sturdy pronunciation and is written in an easily-accessible shape. many of us can determine and remedy their speech difficulties and considerably increase their voice through the use of attempted and established routines. The systematic association of the fabric with transparent illustrations makes it effortless for the layman to appreciate and paintings from successfully. This new version includes extra workouts in addition to an multiplied bankruptcy on vague Speech.

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It's about time we were moving,' she said, leaning over and picking her shopping bag up from the floor. Some of the crumpled magazines fell from the bag, but she just cursed and gave the dog a push with her foot. Slowly she hauled herself to her feet, feeling a little better for the rest, and ambled off in the direction of the church. The sad, wiry animal yawned and heaved itself off in the direction of his slowly disappearing mistress. ' and the dog moved a little faster. The leaves were blowing down the gutters and the air was fresh.

21). 2. Gently make the following sounds on a whisper, sustaining each one. Feel the arching of the back of the throat, as if yawning: OO 00 OH AW AH AY AY EE 3. Intone the vowels, quietly. 4. At all times avoid shouting. Develop the habit of speaking very quietly, until the basic quality of the voice is established. 5. General exercises for the balanced use of the resonators. Breathy tone This is due to an incomplete closure of the vocal cords during the formation of the sound, allowing air to escape between the cords.

M. M. M. MOO MOO MOH MOH MAW MAW MAH MAH MAY MAY MEE 10. Intone the following on one continuous note: EE ... OO ... M. 11. Repeat 10 at various pitches. 12. Intone MOO MOH MAW MAH MAY MEE with the hands cupped round the mouth for M and opening them for the vowel. There should be a sensation that the voice is released. 13. Cup the hands over the ears and say 'Good morning'. There should be a sensation that the voice is outside of the head. Do this at various pitches. 14. Repeat the following sounds several times, keeping the voice on the mask of the face: N M NG 15.

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