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Past clients say…

“My co-workers noticed! It should help other people to understand me better!”

Anastasia Papadhimitri, Legal Assistant

“I’m very grateful for all the attention received during the course and for having worked on all the sounds!”

Vanete Blakely, Hunter-Roberts Interiors

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Confident Speech e-learning programs

Everyone agrees! It can be tricky to pronounce some words in English correctly.  Avoid mistakes with some of the most commonly mispronounced words in English.  Our affordable self-study e-learning programs teach you to recognize and correct these common errors!  Internet access is required.  PC and Mac compatible. Easy! Fun! Foolproof! 
Each program: $4.70.

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Accent modification: English is your second language

Foreign Accent Reduction: Level 1 Classes

Accent modification is our highly structured, proven method for improving your English pronunciation!

  • Master all the consonants and vowels of English.
  • Sound clearer and more polished.
  • Learn the correct pronunciation of words that you use every day at work.
  • Receive plenty of individual attention!
  • Hear your improvement!

If you speak English as a second language, you’ll achieve clear pronunciation with accent modification at Confident Speech!

Our Level 1 group is just one option. You can also choose private instruction.


After the Level 1 class you’ll be able to:

  • Hear the difference between correct and incorrect American pronunciation.
  • Say the sounds of American English correctly.
  • Use your new pronunciation as you speak at work and with friends.
  • Say your top 50 “difficult to pronounce” words and expressions at work with confident, automatic, and clear pronunciation.

What is included in the Level 1 class:

Group Accent Class: Level 1

  • Private one-hour appointment for pre-test.
  • Print-out of your personalized speech analysis.
  • 8 classes, each 1.5 hours.
  • No more than 4 learners per class.
  • All practice materials, including online software, as well as over 110 additional exercises..

Schedule of upcoming Level 1 classes


September 12, Group Accent Class: Level 1

  • Starts September 12, 2017
  • 12 hours of basic instruction.
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 pm
  • 8 sessions: September 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, October 3, 5
  • Make appointment to register and record pretest no later than September 7, 2017.

October 10, Group Accent Class: Level 1

  • Starts October 10, 2017
  • 12 hours of basic instruction.
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 pm
  • 8 sessions: October 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26. 31, November 2.
  • Register in person by October 5, 2017 .

November 7, Group Accent Class: Level 1

  • Starts November 7, 2017
  • 12 hours of basic instruction.
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 pm
  • 6 sessions: November 7, 14, 16, 21, 28, 30, December 5, 7.
  • Register in person by November 2, 2017.

Level 1 classes begin 6 times yearly.  Do you know of a group of individuals who would like to form a small class?  Let us arrange a special class schedule for them starting at any time during the year.


How much does it cost?

Our accent reduction groups are our lowest priced classes to date!

Please contact us to request the price. Call us at (212) 929-0384, or e-mail us for all the details.   

Payment by check or any major credit card.


To register:

  • Call us at (212) 929-0384

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Beyond the Level 1:

When you have completed the Level 1 class, you may wish to continue with the Level 2 class. After you complete both classes, you will achieve the same measurable improvements as with private instruction.

For even more flexibility and individual attention, consider one of our private accent modification programs.