English is one of the most popular languages and is used widely in the world. In today’s integration, English communication is increasingly developed and essential for everyone. However, in the learning journey, it’s challenging for many people to listen and speak English, especially in pronunciation, making them unconfident and embarrassed when communicating with foreigners.
With the desire to help readers have more tools to practice their English pronunciation skills, National Political Publishing House publishes the book named Read Away Your Accent, written by Charles Maggio and Laura Maggio. The book’s content includes the stories written in English – American style, using many common phrases and idioms close to daily life, it’s not academic at all, which helps readers listen and read with audio version available online at the book’s website http://readawayyour accent.com/read/).
With the shadowing method – learning language by listening and repeating material right after that, learners will fully feel the level, intonation, rhythm, and especially the speed of native speakers. This will not only help learners practice speaking and pronunciation skills but also enhance listening comprehension skills to become more confident in English communication.