English tutor、Spanish tutor
Pronounce words more accurately and be able to distinguish similar sounds in English which are often confused by speakers of other languages such as: “hid” and “heed” or “this” and “these”.
<strong>Problem</strong> The English language has 44 phonic sounds. During this course we will go over every sound and compare similar sounds so the student can learn to distinguish them. Special attention will be given to consonant blends as they are very important in English. This course includes sample words, pronunciation drills, repeating short sentences, questions and expressions. Audio files (mp3s) will be sent to the student so they may practice the pronunciation drills. *This course does not focus on spelling rules, only on pronunciation. <strong>What can be achieved?</strong> The student will gain confidence as they pronounce words more accurately and will become familiar with the spelling of words. Sound more natural when using common English expressions and when asking questions.
Lesson 1-The vowel sounds: Comparing long and short vowels diphthongs
Lesson 2-The vowel sounds: Part 2 The consonant sounds: Part 1 Voiced and unvoiced
Lesson 3-The consonant sounds: Initial blends
Lesson 4-The consonant blends: final blends
Lesson 5-Phrases, expressions, questions Conversation/Dialogue