Where parents pay for their children to learn British accent
Click here to read full article from source
Nairobi, Sept. 27 -- For years, many Kenyans have assumed their English was just perfect for everyday conversations.
However, the search for jobs overseas, working in multinationals, and the desire to speak with polished British and American accents, which some argue affords one better opportunity, is forcing a growing number of Kenyans to hire diction teachers.
Their goal? To have a refined and classy eloquence that comes with speaking with a proper British or American accent.
Most Kenyans are multilingual and English is a third language, which sometimes has interferences in intonation and pronunciation.
Read: The scandal that is Kenya's wasteful education system
Branice Adisa Kisia, a tutor at Nova Pioneer in Athi River is among th...
To read the full article or to get the complete feed from this publication, please Contact Us