Valentine's Meal Deals - a very English tradition.
Author Archives: Helen Cunningham
GDPR after-work party.
It's been a busy week working on GDPR, our email boxes are full of opt-in messages and Jane has an invitation to a GDPR after-work party. Free listening exercise with transcript.
English connected speech exercises: weak forms – FOR
Here is a short video looking at how we pronounce the word "for" when it is a unstressed weak word in a sentence.
May the 4th Be With You – pronunciation in a Galaxy Far Far Away.
May the 4th Be With You. How to pronounce 'To" from a Galaxy Far, Far Away. Happy Star Wars Day.
Practice listening to contractions and missing T sound.
New listening practice phone call. Lots of contractions and missing T at the ends of words. Listening exercise and transcript included as well.
Connected Speech Video 4 – the missing T sound in spoken English
Video 4 - the missing T sound in spoken English.
Listening to contractions in English Conversations: city centre phone call.
A city centre phone call to listen to for advanced learners. Lots of contractions and similar sounding words with busy traffic noise as well. Real life listening practice. Hurry up you're late, they're there already.
Connected speech Video 3 – Contractions in Spoken English
Lesson 3 in this video series on Understanding Connected Speech.
Connected speech Video 2 Introduction weak forms
Here is part 2 of a free video series on understanding connected speech. If you would like to work through more online lessons in this free course then sign up to the mailing list and the next free lesson will be sent to your email address.