Intonation Clinic

Master Melody, Music, and Meaning in English
Welcome to the Intonation Clinic
Introduction to Intonation in American English
9 mins
Introduction to Intonation in American English [Transcript]
How to Use the Practice Exercises and Reflection Tasks
2 mins
Reflect on Your Intonation Before You Begin
4 mins
Download the Intonation Clinic Guidebook & Transcripts
5.49 MB
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April 2020 Updates to Intonation Clinic
Intonation Basics: Melody and Music of English
Understanding Content and Function Words
11 mins
Understanding Stress in Normal Sentences
6 mins
Shift Stress to Make Your Meaning Clear
9 mins
Connecting Sentence Stress and Intonation
9 mins
Understanding Pitch in Your Own Voice
8 mins
Understanding Pitch Steps and Glides
10 mins
Intonation Patterns in American English
Understanding Falling Intonation
16 mins
Understanding Rising Intonation
16 mins
Understanding Holding Intonation [Part 1]
15 mins
Understanding Holding Intonation [Part 2]
12 mins
Putting Intonation Patterns into Practice
Intonation in Questions
18 mins
Intonation in Tag Questions
9 mins
Intonation for Options, Choices, and Alternatives
13 mins
Understanding Thought Groups and Chunking
16 mins
Intonation for Large Numbers and Phone Numbers
21 mins
Express Your Emotions and Meaning With Intonation
Expressing Emotions and Attitudes with Intonation
7 mins
Expressing Neutral and Conversational Emotions
20 mins
Expressing Positive Emotions
17 mins
Expressing Negative Emotions [Part 1]
11 mins
Expressing Negative Emotions [Part 2]
16 mins
How to Use Intonation in Real-Life Conversations
Improve Your Conversations with Intonation
15 mins
Expressing Certainty Versus Uncertainty
10 mins
Showing Openness, Deference, and Respect Through Intonation
12 mins
How to Sound More Engaging and Interesting with Intonation
10 mins
How to Show Active Listening with Rejoinders and Questions
14 mins
Soften Your Language and Sound More Polite with Intonation [Part 1]
16 mins
Soften Your Language and Sound More Polite with Intonation [Part 2]
15 mins
How to Add In Information with Asides
8 mins
Understanding Special Uses of Rising Intonation
10 mins
Keep Practicing Intonation
Keep Practicing Intonation
10 mins
Reflect on Your Progress with the Intonation Clinic [Audio Version]
9 mins
Reflect on Your Progress With the Intonation Clinic [PDF Download]
107 KB
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Practice Exercises
Understanding Content and Function Words Practice Exercises
3 mins
Understanding Stress in Normal Sentences Practice Exercises
4 mins
Shift Stress to Make Your Meaning Clear Practice Exercises
3 mins
Connecting Sentence Stress and Intonation Practice Exercises
6.3 MB
Understanding Pitch in Your Own Voice Practice Exercises
6.72 MB
Understanding Pitch Steps and Glides Practice Exercises
7.24 MB
Understanding Falling Intonation Practice Exercises
5.41 MB
Understanding Rising Intonation Practice Exercises
4.67 MB
Understanding Holding Intonation Practice Exercises
20.4 MB
Intonation in Questions Practice Exercises
8 mins
Intonation in Tag Questions Practice Exercises
3 mins
Intonation for Options, Choices, and Alternatives Practice Exercises
8.09 MB
Understanding Thought Groups and Chunking Practice Exercises
6 mins
Intonation for Large Numbers and Phone Numbers Practice Exercises
10 mins
Expressing Neutral and Conversational Emotions Practice Exercises
12 mins
Expressing Positive Emotions Practice Exercises
11 mins
Expressing Negative Emotions Practice Exercises
16 mins
Improve Your Conversations with Intonation Practice Exercises
6 mins
Expressing Certainty Versus Uncertainty Practice Exercises
5 mins
Showing Openness, Deference, and Respect Practice Exercises
5 mins
How to Sound More Engaging and Interesting Practice Exercises
7 mins
How to Show Active Listening with Rejoinders and Questions
9 mins
Soften Your Language and Sound More Polite with Intonation Practice Exercises
12 mins
How to Add In Information with Asides Practice Exercises
5 mins
Understanding Special Uses of Rising Intonation Practice Exercises
3 mins
More Pitch and Intonation Practice
Explore Your Pitch Range with Steps and Slides
6 mins
Practice Humming and Changing Your Pitch
2 mins
Your Optimal Pitch and the Four Main Pitch Levels in American English
2 mins
Practice Sliding Between Pitch Levels
2 mins
Practice Pitch Glides on Vowel Sounds and Short Words
3 mins
Intonation Exercises for Expressing Emotions Through Pitch
12 mins
Understanding Pitch Variation in Stress and Intonation
3 mins
How Pitch Waves Create the Melody of English
1 min
Practice Intonation and Respond Naturally with Rejoinders
21 mins