I have visited the sites that follow and found them useful and/or interesting. First, you will find the sites already mentioned in the previous pages.
Warm-Up Diction Exercises
Several interesting websites and videos deal with improving elocution. Surfing the WEB, I have become familiar with many of them.
The following Web addresses could be useful:
The internet offers many interesting videos and websites about exercises to improve elocution. It was by surfing the net that I had the chance to discover many interesting examples.
These very popular YouTube videos deal with the following:
- Muscle structure of the mouth and tongue
- Breathing exercises
- Articulating drill
- Diction using traditional sentences
Basic Diction Exercises
Several videos for pronouncing difficult words and longer sentences.
Some of them include ENGLISH TONGUE TWISTER
Sentences can be read and repeated, or a speech synthesizer with variable speeds can be used.
Finally, advice on good pronunciation which will help to be understood by other people..
Exercise 4: Rapid Pronunciation
The WEB addresses give examples of high-speed speech delivery.
Websites on Aphasia
L’Association québécoise des personnes aphasiques de Montréal (AQPA): this site has information on aphasia, its group activities and volunteering program.
Le Théâtre Aphasique website: its goals, history, activities and a schedule of coming performances.
Sites on IT (Information Technology)
This site is about aphasia. People with aphasia will find out the many ways IT can be of help. Here are a few WEB addresses which could prove handy.