Interesting research with implications for language classrooms in Really? Really. How Our Brains Figure Out What Words Mean Based On How They’re Said at http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/08/24/545711940/pitch-neurons
Cool ELT/Language Classroom Tool: Convert Your Chrome Browser into a Language Lab for Speaking Practice25/08/2017
PLEASE, consider using technology in your classrooms! http://quickshout.blogspot.co.uk/2017/08/convert-your-chrome-browser-into.html?m=1
Fluency Tutor is a really interesting concept. It is a Chrome plugin that converts a computer into a kind of language lab.
If you sign up as a teacher you can then assign texts to students and they can record themselves reading the text and send it to you for feedback.
Read Most Common Pronunciation Mistakes Heard in Oral Exams at http://www.cristinacabal.com/?p=5903
Oh my, this video is a mirror image of the discussions my child has with me on a daily basis. My bilingual child corrects my English all the time. And some folks ask me to say certain words because I never get them right in English. Who can relate?