American English Pronunciation #30: How to Pronounce: Difficult Vowel Sounds /ɛ/ and / æ/

Part 1: DIRECTIONS: Watch and pronounce with the video 2 or 3 times. Part 2: DIRECTIONS: Practice pronunciation by reading aloud the following words and sentences. Fred, my best friend, is a technology expert. I have a bad headache. It has lasted for several days. I’m planning to visit some family and friends in January.

American English Pronunciation #29: How to Pronounce: Difficult Vowel Sounds /I/ and /i/

Part 1: DIRECTIONS: Watch and pronounce with the video 2 or 3 times. Part 2: DIRECTIONS: Practice pronunciation by reading aloud the following words and sentences. dig still feet green feeling He wants to dig a hole in the ground. She is still beautiful after all these years. He washed his feet. The plant is Read More …

American English Pronunciation #22: How to Pronounce: /ʊ/: the sound of modal verbs

Part 1: DIRECTIONS: Watch and pronounce with the video 2 or 3 times. Part 2: DIRECTIONS: Practice pronunciation by reading aloud the following words and sentences. could should would good stood neighborhood push pull full Would you like to go to the movies? I feel very good today. I live in a safe neighborhood. Please Read More …

American English Pronunciation #21: How to Pronounce: /oʊ/ a travelling sound

Part 1: DIRECTIONS: Watch and pronounce with the video 2 or 3 times. Part 2: DIRECTIONS: Practice pronunciation by reading aloud the following words and sentences. boat road open slowly home Let’s find a boat and go fishing. Let’s drive on that road. Let’s celebrate and open the champagne. Let’s cross the street slowly. Let’s Read More …

American English Pronunciation #19: How to Pronounce: /ɔ/: A lawful sound

Part 1: DIRECTIONS: Watch and pronounce with the video 2 or 3 times. Part 2: DIRECTIONS: Practice pronunciation by reading aloud the following words and sentences. law awesome awful author audition caught daughter fought bought always tall small The tall man is a professional basketball player. I bought a sports car a few years ago. Read More …