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Accent Your Character - Irish: Dialect Training | [Paul Meier]

Accent Your Character - Irish: Dialect Training

Add some kick to your characters with some quick and simple dialect training. Paul Meier has been training actors for over 25 years and now offers his experience to the casual pretender in these entertaining presentations. You will find accent tips, colloquialisms, and charismatic character concepts that will add to your storytelling, roleplaying, or cosplay.
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Dialect training for roleplayers, storytellers, and other casual pretenders.

Add some kick to your characters with some quick and simple dialect training. Paul Meier has been training actors for over 25 years and now offers his experience to the casual pretender in these entertaining presentations. You will find accent tips, colloquialisms, and charismatic character concepts that will add to your storytelling, roleplaying, or cosplay.

Each presentation includes an overview of the common sounds you will hear in the dialect and exercised in several hilarious encounters you might find in your stories or games. Paul Meier is as entertaining as he is informative, making this program easy to listen to again and again.

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    Heather Niceville, FL, United States 04-01-13
    Heather Niceville, FL, United States 04-01-13 Member Since 2010

    Mother, Wife, Cultural Anthropologist, always a scholar and lover of books!

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    "Fun!"

    I don't have a character to accent, but I enjoyed listening to this. As the child of an Irish-woman from Dublin, I've never been able to tell the difference in the accents of the north and south of Ireland. this was helpful and fun to listen to.

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    Michael Sydney, Australia 07-12-12
    Michael Sydney, Australia 07-12-12 Member Since 2007

    Classics, history, historical fiction, marketing, Napoleonic stuff and of course 'Boys own Adventure'. This is my bent. Occasional self help as well.

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    What made the experience of listening to Accent Your Character - Irish the most enjoyable?

    It is so easy to listen to and start to mimic


    What was most disappointing about Paul Meier’s story?

    Went too fast.


    Any additional comments?

    Excellent resource for those of us who wish to fake an Irish accent however, it is just a start. Go to Ireland if you are serious about acquiring this skill. Lookit, such a lovely whimsical way of speaking to be sure.

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    JEFFERY Sparks, NV, United States 05-14-12
    JEFFERY Sparks, NV, United States 05-14-12 Member Since 2012
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    this was perfect for all the role players out there that is looking for help with an accent

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    Doug Long Beach, CA, United States 09-27-10
    Doug Long Beach, CA, United States 09-27-10 Member Since 2009
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    "Listen carefully..."

    ...and you'll hear Paul Meier giving you everything you need to begin developing your own authentic Irish-flavored voice. While there is a good deal of how-to here, Meier's magic is in the telling of the tale. Analysis is an excellent approach to this material, but please don't overlook the possibilities of simply listening--truly listening--to the master's voice. There is far more awaiting you than you might expect.

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    Scott Los Gatos, CA, United States 12-23-11
    Scott Los Gatos, CA, United States 12-23-11

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    "didn't download after repeated tries"
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    took my buck ninety five and nothing, useless. had to uninstall the software it put on my computer that the it could never recognize.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Paul Meier again?

    never heard anything


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    "Warning - this is Northern Irish"

    This should have been titled as Northern Irish because it is far too nasal too be considered a republic accent

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