Learn how to say LIFT and LEFT in this American English Pronunciation Lesson. This video targets a confusing word pair: LIFT and LEFT. Say them correctly to get your meaning across. LEFT: L-short e-F-T LIFT: L-short i-F-T FOUR and FOR are pronounced the same way. These words have two sounds: F-OR. To say these words, start by saying the F sound by gently biting your bottom lip. Move to the OR vowel by starting with your tongue tip behind your bottom, front teeth with the back pulled... Thanks for attending my live YouTube class. You can get the handouts and recorded video with the following links: HANDOUTS: Z sound Want to learn more about accents and Jennifer? Then listen to these free interviews: Feast of Fun – This is the Voice I Want to Use Fred Lefebvre with Jennifer Tarle 8/18 Feast of Fun – Election, Peanuts & Coke Thanks to Attila from The Challenge of Learning English for the great interview and article. You can read it here.