I picked three lines of dialogue from which one'll be chosen as the one I'll animate to:
Some thumbnailing for each scenario:
And, embarrassingly, my reference video. I suck so bad at acting.
Two facial expressions from my reference video, along with the adjustments made after mentor feedback. I was trying to get a "sh" shape to the mouth on the second one, but I'm not sure the mentor realised that so he indicated a change that now takes away that phoenetic-related shape.