English with Kirsty – episode 123
Spoken English and how the sounds of words change
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One reason why people sometimes struggle with spoken English is that words aren’t pronounced in the same way as they are written. You might recognise all the words in a sentence, but when that sentence is spoken, sounds disappear, others are merged together, and some words sound differently when they’re spoken quickly. Here are five examples.
I also wrote an article about this with audio files. You can listen to it here.
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