How to Pronounce Question Words

Question words are used frequently.  Learning them will make you clearer.  Some of my clients get confused since WH is pronounced as H or W.   WH pronounced W: WHEN is pronounced W-short e-N WHERE is pronounced W-AIR.  Video lesson for where. WHAT is pronounced W-short u-T WHY is pronounced…


How to say the letter -S at the end of a word.

In English, an -S is added to words to make them plural, possessive, or to change the verb tense.  Even though the letter is always an -S we pronounce this sound differently depending on the sounds the precede it. If the word ends in a sibilant sound that 'hisses' like s, sh. z, ch, j, zh; then…


FREE CLASS: Common Mistakes V and W sounds (Recorded)

Thanks for attending my live YouTube class. You can get the handouts and recorded video with the following links: HANDOUTS: V and W Sounds   For more assistance, check out these products: The W Sound  The V Sound 


FREE CLASS: Common Mistakes-SH and CH sounds (Recorded)

Thanks for attending my live YouTube class. You can get the handouts and recorded video with the following links: HANDOUTS: SH and CH sounds  


FREE CLASS: Common Mistakes-R, W, L sounds (Recorded)

Thanks for attending my live YouTube class. You can get the handouts and recorded video with the following links: HANDOUTS: R, W, L Sounds  


FREE CLASS: Common Mistakes-Z sound (Recorded)

Thanks for attending my live YouTube class. You can get the handouts and recorded video with the following links: HANDOUTS: Z sound  


FREE CLASS: Common Mistakes-TH sound (Recorded)

Thanks for attending my live YouTube class. You can get the handouts and recorded video with the following links: HANDOUTS: TH sounds  


FREE CLASS: Introduction to Word Stress

Learn how to improve your speaking clarity in American English with syllable stress.   Watch the 1/2 hour class and follow along with handouts below. HANDOUTS:  Word Stress YouTube 4_15


Upcoming FREE class: Introduction to Intonation in American English

Join me for a FREE, live, YouTube event on Friday, June 5 from 7:30-8 PM US Central Time:  Introduction to Intonation in American English  Learn how to improve your speaking clarity in American English with intonation.  Handouts will be available after class at www.tarlespeech.com. Hope to see you…


FREE Class: Introduction to

Join me for a FREE, live, YouTube event on Friday, May 1 from 7:30-8 PM US Central Time:  Introduction to Word Stress in American English    Learn how to improve your speaking clarity in American English with syllable stress.  Handouts will be available after class at www.tarlespeech.com. Hope…