Talks in 02/2018

Tonic Stress Made Simple

Event date: 
Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 16:00
Pronunciation: The Missing Link
University of Chester, Parkgate Campus
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Tonic Stress Made Simple -

Tonic stress is a speaker’s use of emphasis to focus a listener’s attention. It’s an aspect of the speaking skill which is often neglected, but is crucial signalling the connections between ideas in both monologues and dialogues. Here’s a quick example:

To be // or not to be