4.9.11

Phonetic chart


Click here to download an interactive phonetic chart




Listen to the sounds of English and learn phonetic symbols. They'll come in handy!
BBC English: pronunciation exercises


Practise the sounds of English with the BBC

Words often mispronounced

Double-click on these words to get the AnswerTips help bubble (you can listen to the words there) or go to howjsay.com
Listen to each word 100 times or more. Repeat each word 100 times or more.





culture / nature / picture / gesture
clothes / close
aren't
tastes
thin / thing / think
most / moss
different
chain / change
very / bury
difficult
dangerous / serious / nervous / famous
blood
could / would / should
talk / walk
young / junk
worse
society
fruit
advantage

Stress monsters


Where is the stress? Practise with stress monsters here

3.9.11

EA and OU: pronunciation


The pronunciation of words with vowels -ea- and -ou- is tricky. See if you can do these exercises. Click on the images if you want to enlarge them.




2.9.11

Writing paragraphs


How can I write a good paragraph in English?

What is a topic sentence?

What is an indentation?


If you want to find the answers to these questions and more, check out this link and this one. There are some exercises that you can try. Good luck!

English sentence structure

Learn how to write good and proper sentences in English. Check this link and do the exercises.