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5 Easy Fixes to Sound More Refined

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In George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion and the classic film My Fair Lady, Dr. Henry Higgins takes a common flower girl and turns her into a lady by teaching her how to speak more refined English. He knew that other people draw certain conclusions from the way we talk, whether they are fair or not.
No one needs to be refined all the time, but knowing how to sound when you want your voice to be heard can be a powerful tool for any woman. Follow these five simple suggestions for more sophisticated speech. Read the rest of this entry