English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs [eɪ/ɛ] tail/tell, whale/well, fail/fell

Hello Everyone! Today we have another pronunciation practice with some minimal pairs! I hope you are all getting in enough pronunciation practice. Remember, your pronunciation often makes your first impression when you meet someone new, so make sure that you keep practising! Here are the words we practised pronunciation with today: tail tell whale well 

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English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs [oʊ, u] coat/coot, boat/boot, hope/hoop, chose/choose, glow/glue

Hello Everyone! I hope that you are all trying your hardest to practice your pronunciation even though the holidays are coming soon! Today we are working on the tough and very similar sounding vowel sounds [oʊ, u]. Here are the words we practiced today: coat/coot, boat/boot, hope/hoop, chose/choose, glow/glue And here are the phonetic transcriptions: 

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English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs [ɜ, ɔ] caught/curt, walk/work, talk/Turk

Hello Everyone! It’s time to practice our pronunciation again! This time we are working on some really difficult vowel sounds [ɜ,c]. Remember to practice at least 5 minutes a day so that you can improve! Here are the words we covered today: caught/curt, walk/work, talk/Turk, hall/hurl and here are the phonetic alphabet transcriptions: kct/kɜrt, wck/wɜrk, tɔk/tɜrk, hɔl/hɜrl Please 

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English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs look [lʊk]/Luke luk, full fʊl/fool ful, pull pʊl/pool pul, foot fʊt/food fud, book bʊk/boo bu

Hello everyone! It snowed last weekend in Vancouver so I went to the beach to enjoy the wonderful crisp and refreshing weather at the beach! We are continuing on with our pronunciation boot camp, and I hope you are all studying hard! Here is the list of today’s sounds: look [lʊk]/Luke luk full fʊl/fool ful 

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English Comedy Explained: Booty

Hello Everyone! Today is an exciting day, we are trying out a new learn English through comedy series starting with the funny, versatile and useful word “booty.” The video has some great examples of the many different ways the word booty is used in English. We talked about the two main uses of the word 

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English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs cut/curt, hut/hurt, fun/fern, bud/bird, gull/girl

Hello everyone! Today our minimal pairs pronunciation exercises continues! Have you been practising hard? Here are the words we covered today: cut/curt, hut/hurt, fun/fern, bud/bird, gull/girl And here are the phonetic transcriptions: kʌt/kɜrt, hʌt/hɜrt, fʌn/fɜrn, bʌd/bɜrd, gʌl/gɜrl Remember! If you have any questions about these or want me to make a video on something in particular please let me 

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English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs cat/cart, hat/heart, had/hard, chat/chart, am/arm.

Hello everyone! Today is a beautiful day to practice pronunciation! These days I have been volunteering at an English conversation group downtown that I discussed in an earlier video. One thing that I notice a lot is that there is a very big difference between people’s English vocabulary/grammar knowledge and pronunciation. Most people have a 

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How to Use Relative Clause Grammar

Hello Everyone! Relative clause is a very difficult grammar to understand, no matter what language you are learning it in. However, in English, it is particularly difficult. In today’s video we attempt to explain the different parts of relative clause. Here is a brief summary of what is discussed in the video. The first thing 

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Learn English Language Through Big Hero 6

Hello Everyone, Have you ever dreamed of becoming a super hero? In this great movie set in the fictional fusion city of San-Fransokyo, a bunch of kids get together and use their special inventions to become super heroes! After watching this video and studying the vocabulary, make sure to make the full movie so that 

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English Pronunciation Exercises: minimal pairs bet/bait, debt/date, L/ale, never/nay, gel/jail

Hello everyone! Today we continue on our pronunciation exercise series with part 4! are your mouths getting used to the sounds of English? Remember, just like going to the gym, you need to practice these sounds every day to improve! The sounds we covered today are: Regular English: bet/bait, debt/date, L/ale, never/nay, gel/jail. Phonetic alphabet: bɛt/beɪt, dɛt/deɪt, ɛl/eɪl, ˈnɛvər/neɪ, ʤɛl/ʤeɪl. 

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How to Use Apostrophes Properly

Hello Everyone, Today we are looking at apostrophe usage in English. Using apostrophes is actually not that difficult, but it is something that even native speakers do incorrectly quite often. The video describes two major uses for the apostrophe: to indicate possession (his, hers, theirs, man’s, woman’s etc.) to indicate a contraction (a shortened word 

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