This library guide directs students to web resources and books intended to develop English language skills. The guide has been developed in response to students from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds who seek suitable resources to maintain or improve their English language proficiency while studying at university.
"This video is designed for non-native speakers of English who need practice in pitch, intonation, voice projection, syllable stress, and pronouncing numbers and percentages correctly. Tips are given for using appropriate facial expressions, eye contact and body language; using a microphone and podium to the best advantage; using notes or presentation software; creating 'catchy titles'; dealing with stagefright. Building confidence and comprehensibility in a second language is emphasized throughout the video, which ends with an informative speech modeling the skills taught"