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Text for Episode 71-Κάτο στον Άγιο Σίδερω

Posted in Worksheet Downloads, Greek Diction by thedictionpolice on September 24th, 2013

Lydía Zervanos has graciously sent me pdfs of the texts (with IPA!) for Episode 71 to post here at the blog page. Here is Κάτο στον Άγιο Σίδερω. Thank you so much, Lydía, and happy listening and studying to everyone!

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Text for Episode 71-Ο Ναός

Posted in Worksheet Downloads, Greek Diction by thedictionpolice on September 24th, 2013

Lydía Zervanos has graciously sent me pdfs of the texts (with IPA!) for Episode 71 to post here at the blog page. Here is Ο Ναός. Thank you so much, Lydía, and happy listening and studying to everyone!

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English Diction: Treatment of R

Posted in Miscellaneous, English Diction, Worksheet Downloads by thedictionpolice on April 26th, 2012

Canadian baritone and diction specialist Jason Nedecky put together this worksheet on the treatment of R in English Diction. Please feel free to download and use in your studies!

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English Diction: Pronunciation Shifts in Singing

Posted in Miscellaneous, English Diction, Worksheet Downloads by thedictionpolice on April 17th, 2012

Canadian baritone and diction specialist Jason Nedecky put together this worksheet on the vowel shifts between American Standard English (AS) and British Received Pronunciation (RP). The last page includes the consonant-related shifts--medial T and D, initial WH words and the J-glide words. He uses the Canadian flag vs the British flag to differentiate between AS and RP. Please feel free to download and use in your studies!

Thank you, Jason!

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Special Edition Download

Posted in Miscellaneous, Special Editions, Worksheet Downloads by thedictionpolice on December 2nd, 2011

Here is the pdf file with hand drawings of each of the tongue exercises that Silke Kurpiers gave us in Episodes 48 and 49. We're planning to make an accompanying YouTube video so that you can see the exercises in action--I'll add that link to this blog posting as soon as we get it up!

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