How to Pronounce MASK - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce MASK. Mask is pronounced /mæsk/ and rhymes with task. Jennifer Tarle from Tarle Speech and Language guides you through a quick pronunciation lesson with quick tips to have you sounding clearer in no time. Improve your accent and speak clearly with this ESL English…


How to Pronounce HORDE & HOARD - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce the words HOARD AND HORDE with this English pronunciation lesson. These words are homophones, words spelled differently with different meanings but pronounced the same way: H-OR-D /hɔrd/ rhymes with board, bored, cored, cord, ford, gourd, lord, poured, pored, soared, toward…


When to Pronounce S and Z Sounds in English

S and Z are very common sounds in English.  Typically, we pronounce the S sound when you read a letter S and a Z sound when you read the letter Z.  But, (isn’t there always a “but” with English reading and pronunciation?) the letter S is often pronounced as a Z sound.  Yes, you…


How to Pronounce YELLOW JELLO | YAWN JOHN | YOLK JOKE | YELL GEL | YES JESS - Y & J Sounds

Learn how to pronounce the English sounds Y and J at the end of words correctly with this ESL English pronunciation lesson. You will learn the difference between the words: yellow, jello, yawn, John, yolk, joke, yell, gel, yes, Jess. This lesson is a common mistake for many foreign born, ESL…


How to Pronounce TALL & TOLL - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce TALL and TOLL /tɔl toʊl/ in American English. TALL is pronounced T-short o-L /tɔl/ and rhymes with ball, call, doll, mall, Paul, wall. TOLL is pronounced T-short o-L /toʊl/ and rhymes with coal, goal, hole, mole, pole, roll, sole. Jennifer Tarle from Tarle Speech and Language…


How to Pronounce FOUR 4 FOR & FORE - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce the words FOUR 4 FOR & FORE with this English pronunciation lesson. These words are homophones, words spelled differently with different meanings but pronounced the same way: F-OR. /fɔr / and rhyme with door, core, more, sore, soar, tore, wore. Jennifer Tarle from Tarle…


How to Pronounce WOOD & WOULD - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce the words WOOD and WOULD with this English pronunciation lesson. These words are homophones, words spelled differently with different meanings but pronounced the same way: w-ooh-d. WOULD and WOOD are pronounced /wʊd /. The L in would is silent. These words rhyme with could,…


How to Pronounce WATER BOTTLE - English Pronunciation

Learn how to pronounce the words WATER, BOTTLE, and WATER BOTTLE with this English pronunciation lesson. Learn linking, word stress, and sounds for correct pronunciation of these common words. Jennifer Tarle from Tarle Speech and Language guides you through a quick pronunciation lesson with quick…


How to Pronounce GREAT & GRATE - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce the words GREAT and GRATE with this English pronunciation lesson. These words are homophones, words spelled differently with different meanings but pronounced the same way: G-R-long A -T /greɪt / GREAT and GRATE rhyme with mate, date, hate, rate, straight, late. Jennifer…


How to Pronounce SO SEW SOW | SOWN SEWN | SEWED SOWED - American English Pronunciation Lesson

Learn how to pronounce the words SO, SEW, SOW, SOWN, SEWN, SEWED, SOWED with this English pronunciation lesson. These words are homophones, words spelled differently with different meanings but pronounced the same way: SO, SEW, SOW: S-O /soʊ/ and rhymes with bow, go, toe, Joe, no SEWN, SOWN: S-O-N…