Learn the Geordie accent, Geordie / Newcastle accent resources with native speakers



Step 1; free trial                      

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Find the placement: Put on headphones and speak simultaneously with this short clip with the native speaker. Note the jaw aperture, tension in the tongue & lips, degree of nasality. 

"Oh there you are. I was starting to wonder what had happened to you. Luckily I had a book on me to pass the time. Anyway, even if we do get there a bit late, no one’s going to mind much, are they?"

*select accent samples below.

FEMALE VOICE            
  MALE VOICE   ACCENT
       female voice                   male voice               Geordie / Newcastle           

Step 2 (full members area) -  Ear train with the phonetic sounds of RP. Test and record yourself 


Vowels 

       

Diphthongs 

       

All sounds 


Step 3 - Listen to monologues in the Geordie accent,  repeat, put headphones on & talk simultaneously with the speaker. Record yourself,  try to identify the sounds you get wrong, & if the voice is correctly 'placed'




Monologue 1

  

Monologue 3

   

Monologue 5

   

Monologue 7

 

Monologue 2


   

Monologue 4

 

Monologue 6

 

Monologue 8


Step 4 - Detailed sound studies and word linking

4a - Linking words in the Geordie accent



Linking 'r'


 

Linking consonants



Linking vowels


4b - Geordie Vowels & diphthongs


 a / ar

        

 ee / i

 
    

 u / o

     

ur /or



u / oo

     

a / u / e

   

o /our

   

ow/ aw 



ai / i

        

o /ear

        

ei/ e / a

 

es /ers



eer /ar

    

our / ore

   

o /or

     

oy /or


4c - Geordie Consonants


 l / dark l

  

 m / n / ng

 

y / no y

 

h / no h


r /l / t 

       

 th/ t/ d / z


w / v

    

ch / j / s



 

 k / g/ ng


   

 p / b / f / v

 

n / l / l

  

l / d / th



Step 5 -Test again with monologues, and if not satisfied, repeat above steps.


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