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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body lang=GD link=blue vlink=purple><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>Thanks for this advice, Jan.<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>A very prompt response.   If one wants to pass Grade Four, I wonder what the best course would be?<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoListParagraph style='text-indent:-18.0pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1'><![if !supportLists]><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><span style='mso-list:Ignore'>-<span style='font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"'>        </span></span></span><![endif]><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>Ken<o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net [mailto:spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Janice Lobb<br><b>Sent:</b> 20 January 2013 13:01<br><b>To:</b> Standard Cornish discussion list<br><b>Subject:</b> Re: [Spellyans] cledh etc<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p><div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:10.0pt;line-height:115%'>Ken, until there are examiners who are competent to judge the fluency of someone speaking with a Late Cornish "accent", I wouldn't bank on passing Grade Four speaking no matter how good you get!<o:p></o:p></p><div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:10.0pt;line-height:115%'>Oll an gwella<o:p></o:p></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:10.0pt;line-height:115%'>Jan<o:p></o:p></p></div></div><div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt;line-height:115%'><o:p> </o:p></p><div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:10.0pt;line-height:115%'>On Sun, Jan 20, 2013 at 11:11 AM, Ken MacKinnon <<a href="mailto:ken@ferintosh.org" target="_blank">ken@ferintosh.org</a>> wrote:<o:p></o:p></p><div><div><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>I would very much welcome details of how to obtain Dan’s Desky Kernowek audio courses.</span></b><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'> </span></b><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>Pronunciation has been my downfall.   For this reason I failed the oral at Grade Four a few years ago and have postponed the attempt to rectify it ever since.    When I was first teaching myself Gaelic from books in the days before audio courses of any kind I found I virtually had to relearn my painfully and erroneously acquired Gaelic once again from scratch.    I have no desire to repeat the process with Cornish.  Hence my reluctance to continue further.</span></b><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'> </span></b><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'>An ken Ken </span></b><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'> </span><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> Spellyans [mailto:<a href="mailto:spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net" target="_blank">spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net</a>] <b>On Behalf Of </b>e-mail kevin.blackburn1<br><b>Sent:</b> 18 January 2013 15:29</span><o:p></o:p></p><div><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:115%'><br><b>To:</b> Standard Cornish discussion list<br><b>Subject:</b> Re: [Spellyans] cledh etc<o:p></o:p></p></div><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-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