‘Would you like some rice?’ or ‘Would you like some lice?’

Pronouncing similar English sounds can be difficult for  learners.   Sometimes mistaking just one small sound can make a completely different word. 

This week’s 10min Speech Quality Tip looks at some sounds learners often confuse and gives ideas on how to improve them.

Tip 4:  Watch out for similar sounds 

 

 

The next tip (Tip 5:  Communicate with pauses) will broadcast from 2pm Japan time (12am EST) on Sunday Feb 21 on our new Pomaka English YouTube Channel

Hope you find them useful 🙂

 

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Why is word stress important?

Speech Quality Tip 1: Be careful with syllable stress