Communication is one of the key skills of nurtured personality and to churn out such personality, the role of ‘Phonetics’ is unquestionable. To inculcate and nourish the speaking skills of students, a guest lecture on ‘Phonetics’ was organized by School of Education, G D GOENKA UNIVERSITY on 7-8 February, 2017. Ms. Sagarika Goswami, the expert, briefed out the concepts of phonetics and phonology in simplest of the ways. She discussed about the types of consonants, vowels, and diphthongs of American English, and explained the distinctive features of phoneme theory. The guidance provided by Ms. Goswami helped in cementing the foundation stone of phonology learning.