English Words – The Top 10 – Pronunciation Guide – Learn English (American English)

The pronunciation of English words is notoriously challenging. You can learn English with this video and get detailed pronunciation guidance for the 10 most common English words. This video is the first in a series that will teach you the pronunciation of the 100 most common English words.

As you learn English (American English) your exact pronunciation of English words is what determines how much you will sound like a native speaker. Many teachers do an injustice to pronunciation training by slowing down their pronunciation of English words. Teachers do this reflexively. Their aim is to help you learn English more quickly by slowing down their pronunciation in their training materials. They have the best of intentions as they slow down their pronunciation so that you can learn how English words sound.

But American English is not spoken that way. If you want to learn American English pronunciation, it’s not just about the English words themselves. You need to hear and understand the pronunciation of native American English speakers and attempt to learn English not in a slow, methodical way, but rather in the manner that American English speakers themselves have learned pronunciation (i.e. Your pronunciation of English words needs to incorporate frequent reductions, contractions and the unique vocal placement of American English).

This video (and the entire Rachel’s English collection) is devoted to helping you learn English pronunciation. I’ve been devoted to helping you improve your pronunciation for years! I’m not new to this. My passion is helping you improve your American English Pronunciation and this video starts at the top: teaching you the exact pronunciation of the top 10 most common English words!

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How to pronounce THAT: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7lrPxCXyN8&t=1s&list=PLrqHrGoMJdTRJcd1rrp1qfYBu9VgTIfoX&index=12

How to pronounce AND: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fc91LLsE3iU&t=20s&list=PLrqHrGoMJdTRJcd1rrp1qfYBu9VgTIfoX&index=13

How to pronounce OF: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=URE0-kdMgZw&list=PLrqHrGoMJdTRJcd1rrp1qfYBu9VgTIfoX&index=14

How to pronounce YOUR:

How to Pronounce TO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWV6gMhMOyM&t=0s&list=PLrqHrGoMJdTRJcd1rrp1qfYBu9VgTIfoX&index=5

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Improve your American Accent / spoken English at Rachel’s English with video-based lessons and exercises. Rachel uses real life English conversation as the basis for teaching how to speak English and how to sound American — improve listening comprehension skills. Study English vocabulary and English phrases such as phrasal verbs, as well as common expressions in English. Learn American idioms and American slang.

Cải thiện nói tiếng Anh Mỹ / 改善美式英語的發音 / 미국 영어 발음 향상 / アメリカ英語の話し言葉のアクセントを向上させる / Улучшение произношения американского английского языка / Meningkatkan berbicara bahasa Inggris Amerika / Melhore sua pronúncia do inglês americano / Mejora tu pronunciación en Inglés Americano / बात अमेरिकी अंग्रेजी में सुधार تحسين لهجتك الأمريكية الإنجليزية / שפר את המבטא האמריקאי שלך / Améliorez votre prononciation en anglais américain / Migliora la tua pronuncia in inglese americano

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