Find the best tutors and institutes for Communication Skills Training

Find Best Communication Skills Training

Please select a Category.

Please select a Locality.

No matching category found.

No matching Locality found.

Outside India?

Search for topics

The Poem to test your English skills.

Julie T.
25/05/2017 0 0

Hello, try reading the below poem and if you are able to pronounce all the similar words then you sure do have a good grasp of the language.

"THE CHAOS"

        by Dr. Gerard Nolst Trenité
         (Netherlands, 1870-1946)

         Dearest creature in creation,
         Study English pronunciation.
         I will teach you in my verse
         Sounds like corpse, corps, horse, and worse.
         I will keep you, Suzy, busy,
         Make your head with heat grow dizzy.
         Tear in eye, your dress will tear.
         So shall I!  Oh hear my prayer.
         Pray, console your loving poet,
         Make my coat look new, dear, sew it! 

         Just compare heart, beard, and heard,
         Dies and diet, lord and word,
         Sword and sward, retain and Britain.
         (Mind the latter, how it's written.)
         Now I surely will not plague you
         With such words as plaque and ague.
         But be careful how you speak:
         Say break and steak, but bleak and streak;
         Cloven, oven, how and low,
         Script, receipt, show, poem, and toe.
 
         Hear me say, devoid of trickery,
         Daughter, laughter, and Terpsichore,
         Typhoid, measles, topsails, aisles,
         Exiles, similes, and reviles;
         Scholar, vicar, and cigar,
         Solar, mica, war and far;
         One, anemone, Balmoral,
         Kitchen, lichen, laundry, laurel;
         Gertrude, German, wind and mind,
         Scene, Melpomene, mankind.
 
         Billet does not rhyme with ballet,
         Bouquet, wallet, mallet, chalet.
         Blood and flood are not like food,
         Nor is mould like should and would.
         Viscous, viscount, load and broad,
         Toward, to forward, to reward.
         And your pronunciation's OK
         When you correctly say croquet,
         Rounded, wounded, grieve and sieve,
         Friend and fiend, alive and live.
 
         Ivy, privy, famous; clamour
         And enamour rhyme with hammer.
         River, rival, tomb, bomb, comb,
         Doll and roll and some and home.
         Stranger does not rhyme with anger,
         Neither does devour with clangour.
         Souls but foul, haunt but aunt,
         Font, front, wont, want, grand, and grant,"
0 Dislike
Follow 0

Please Enter a comment

Submit

Other Lessons for You

TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION .
Communication is a process of sharing information. The communication process has five steps, i.e. ideation, encoding, transmission, decoding and feedback. The four main channels of communication are as...

Gaurav D. | 31 May

0 0
0

Tips to nail the interview
When you are finally selected for the face to face round, it is obvious to get excited as well as nervous. Below tips can help you dealing with both and boosting your confidence. 1. Understand the requirement:...

Hima B. | 20 May

0 0
0

Interjections
An interjection is a word which is used to express feeling. Example: 1. Hurrah! Our team won the match! The word ' hurrah' expresses joy. 2. Bravo! Well done! ...

Meghnaa G. | 11 Feb

0 0
0

Article - chapter 2.
Articles - Lesson 2. We say 'a uniform', a European, a one rupee coin. Though these words begin with vowels, we do not put 'an' before them. It is because:- > Uniform is pronounced as you-ni-form. >...

Meghnaa G. | 09 Feb

0 0
0

Articles - chapter 1.
Vowel and Consonants We know that the English alphabets consist of 26 letters in all. Of these a,e, I,o, you are called vowels. The rest of them are called consonants. The words pens, book, bat,...

Meghnaa G. | 09 Feb

0 0
0

Find Best Communication Skills Training ?

Find Now »

UrbanPro.com is India's largest network of most trusted tutors and institutes. Over 25 lakh students rely on UrbanPro.com, to fulfill their learning requirements across 1,000+ categories. Using UrbanPro.com, parents, and students can compare multiple Tutors and Institutes and choose the one that best suits their requirements. More than 6.5 lakh verified Tutors and Institutes are helping millions of students every day and growing their tutoring business on UrbanPro.com. Whether you are looking for a tutor to learn mathematics, a German language trainer to brush up your German language skills or an institute to upgrade your IT skills, we have got the best selection of Tutors and Training Institutes for you. Read more