This unit explores verbal communication
and language; the words we use, how we use them and how we say or write them.
To be successful you need to both understand what you are being told and to know that people understand you.
Over the next few pages, you'll find out about some of the more common ways
in which language creates difficulties and
hear some advice on how to overcome
Listen to our interviewees' experiences. What did one interviewee have to do in a canteen apart from speak French?
Experiences of using language in a
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INTRODUCTION: PAGE 1 OF 1
PART 1: INTRODUCTION
PART 2: MISUNDERSTANDINGS
PART 3: ACCENTS
PART 4: TONE, VOLUME AND STRESS
PART 5: RICHARD'S TIP & USEFUL LINKS
PART 6: USEFUL VOCABULARY AND PHRASES