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Children taught how to 'talk proper'

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Children at a school in Essex are being given elocution lessons. That means they're being taught to speak clearly!

It follows a trend on the internet for people to record their voices with different accents.

Some say the lessons are about making people sound 'more posh'. But the teachers say they don't want to change anyone's accent.

They hope pupils will then be understood better when they communicate with others.