Founded in 1999, Speech Advantage is a US based corporate communications company specializing in foreign accent modification. We work with non-native English speakers from all over the world to improve their American English pronunciation so they can communicate with clarity and confidence when speaking with colleagues, customers, and clients.
Accent Freedom® is an in-depth accent modification software program developed by Speech Advantage® designed to improve American English pronunciation through self-study or instructor-led lessons. Whether you’re speaking for a business presentation or having dinner with friends, being easily understood is the key to great communication.
Over 330 lessons highlighting workplace vocabulary
Over 5,000 embedded audios to learn correct pronunciation of professional English vocabulary and sentences
Ability to record directly on the Accent Freedom® website to compare students’ pronunciation to instructor’s pronunciation
Numerous exercises to easily understand the pitch and stress rules of American English intonation
Guided Self Study and Instructor Led programs also include the ability to upload student audios to the instructor for feedback on practice exercises
Guided Self Study and Instructor Led programs include customized lesson plans on the Accent Freedom® website to help streamline practice sessions – saving valuable time
Five lessons per consonant and vowel sound working in an easy to follow progression to gain confidence as you learn
Individual descriptions to easily produce each American English consonant and vowel sound – incudes tips and simple tricks to correct common errors
Supplemental materials including pronunciation of US cities/states, numbers, contractions, common American names, a detailed vowel grid for studying and comparing vowel sounds, tips for communicating in different situations, and much much more!