In a Manner of Speaking
A Conversation with Australia's bestselling writer
For the March episode, Paul discusses the phonetic phenomena known as the glottal stop and the schwa. The glottal stop is that little explosion you feel in your throat when you say phrases such as "uh-huh," "huh-uh," and "uh-oh,&
A Conversation with Paul Baker
In the August 2020 edition of the podcast, Paul discusses foreign-language accents in a variety of contexts, including acting, everyday comprehension, "accent reduction," "reverse mistakes," the terms "accents and dialects,"