American English Pronunciation Podcast

American English Pronunciation Podcast

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11/29/2016
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Compare words like "thin/fin," "mouth/mouse," and "both/boat" Transcripts at pronuncian.com Details
12:43
11/11/2016
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At the end of the word, the /ŋ/ doesn't need an additional /g/. The /g/ is potentially included mid-word. Transcripts available at pronuncian.com Details
06:19
10/25/2016
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"Coarticulating" the /g/ and /n/ is the trick to fluent pronunciation of these two sounds. Don't release the /g/ before starting the /n/. Transcripts available on Pronuncian.com Details
09:29
10/13/2016
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Test your ability to identify vowel sounds with this special listening quiz episode. Transcripts available on pronuncian.com. Details
14:13
9/28/2016
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The long e, short i, and short e /i, ɪ, ɛ/, are three front vowel sounds that can be practiced from a high, front tongue position to a mid-front position. Compare and contrast! Full podcast transcripts available at pronuncian.com. Details
11:01
9/17/2016
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All about that vowels diagram that shows the vowel sounds placed over a sort of square-like shape that’s bigger on the top than it is on the bottom. Transcripts at pronuncian.com. Details
12:43
8/31/2016
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Use a low pitch to signal a spoken aside (like information that would be written in parentheses or between commas). Transcripts available at pronuncian.com. Details
08:16
8/20/2016
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Understand the rising and falling pitch patterns for yes/no questions and learn how to read emotion. Transcripts on pronuncian.com. Classes available from seattlelearning.com. Details
10:21
8/06/2016
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What are you *really* asking? Using a rising or a falling pitch on a wh- question means something different than using a rising pitch. Transcripts available at pronuncian.com Details
06:53
7/24/2016
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Adding /ɚ/ (schwa+r) to an /r/ can be difficult. Make it into two syllables, but don't add a vowel sound between. Learn how here! By Seattle Learning Academy. Transcripts on pronuncian.com. Details
07:24
3/28/2016
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Words like 'hat' and 'hot' are important to distinguish. Full episode transcripts available at Pronuncian.com Details
07:30
7/26/2015
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Is it silent, pronounced as 'long u' or 'oo sound'? Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
07:02
3/24/2015
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What's up with /ə/ and /ʌ/ in words like 'custom' /ˈkʌs təm/? Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
10:30
3/10/2015
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Practice the difference between the or sound and the long o sound. Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
08:35
2/24/2015
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Rhyming with 'shorter' and 'border,' this is a quirky word. Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
09:37
2/10/2015
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Rhythm and linking from /d/. Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
09:33
1/27/2015
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No English spelling could be more confusing. Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
08:42
1/13/2015
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Informal contractions for fluency! Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
09:01
12/30/2014
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Most recognize the /d/ in the pronunciation of 'little' but how about in 'out_of'? Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
09:50
11/11/2014
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Even small differences in vocal tract profiles can make a big difference. Full episode transcripts at www.pronuncian.com/podcast. Details
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