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How do you say the letter B in ventriloquism?

In Japanese they don’t! They say 日本語して詳しい! And they also keep the “c” in “kasu”, so you can imagine how difficult it is for an English speaker to say it. Even people who are familiar with the history of Japanese culture might still be surprised by this bizarre linguistic anomaly. For example, how would you […]

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Is throwing your voice real?

So, as to make life easier, I decided, on my own, to write out the full phrase of a certain character. I would try to say it out loud, and then I would use the phrase as a template for how to pronounce the words in my own words in order to sound like the […]

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Can you learn ventriloquism?

When I was a little boy, I would often find myself looking up at strange, strange faces. They were my teachers. It was like I could hear them. I’d have to stop and think about what I was doing because the faces were so different to how I usually see them. And the faces are […]

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How does a ventriloquist sing?

That was the question I asked in a 2009 article by Paul A. Smith, The Art of Public Theatre, New York: Random House, 1991. Smith’s article describes some of the “most bizarre” ventriloquist plays currently on the market. This piece (which is actually a reinterpretation of an earlier work by Smith entitled “Piano, Vocal and […]

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How do you throw a ball farther?

How do you keep it under control?” — David Cameron, in an interview, 2015 Cameron’s father was a professional cyclist, on a WorldTour, and so the question of whether his son understands this sport was asked repeatedly after his trip to Dubai. And with the first Tour de France, which Cameron took part in earlier […]

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Does Rex dies victorious?

The answer can be found in the plot. While Rex has the best intentions, this movie makes it seem like he’s a bully and a liar. Rex is a masterful writer. At first, when he’s told he’s being asked to kill his boss, he doesn’t say no. Even though he’s not actually there to kill […]

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How do you move your mouth when talking?

How do you move your tongue when you speak? And then later this same person asked me, “What is the most important thing you should remember during a conversation?” I tried really hard to remember that these were the things that had actually caused my heart to beat faster. That is when it hit me. […]

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How rich is Jeff Dunham?

Jeff Dunham is the son of the late Jeff Dunham. He has an uncle who ran several businesses, and his uncle owns the New York Jets, the New York Yankees and a number of NFL teams. If you ask me, Jeff Dunham’s life has been a lot of fun. I don’t really know much about […]

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Who makes Terry Fator’s puppets?

The world knows that Fator and his fellow puppeteers, many of them former members of the Fator Group, are a force to be reckoned with, with their masterful ability to mimic sounds and patterns of speech as well as their ability to play around with the shapes of objects on the strings. With Fator, it […]

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How do you say the letter B in ventriloquism?

Piano players play it as “bo-daw-daw.” How do you say the letter C in ventriloquism? You have to listen closely to see if you hear how high it goes. Just saying that at the end, it was “daw-daw” and then you can pick it up where you left off. Does the word “dawn” have another […]