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SEGWAY.

Just a short post (#5) for the 25th day of summer. 

One word. Segue. SEGUE. SEGUE? In what god-fearing alternate universe are people (aliens) birthed with the allele containing the ability to pronounce that fucking word?!!!!?111… 56 more words

Thoughts

Pronouncing "Stendhal"

Some of the visitors of Stendhal have a little trouble pronouncing the name, so here’s a video explaining how to say it!

How do you say “Stendhal?”

Lancorz

Late Night Studying: Pronounciation, Hiragana, etc.

  • “Kana” = essentially, one of the “letters”
  • “Pattern” – learn five kana really well (pronounciation wise), you can pronounce almost everything else fairly well
  • あ → a (“ah”)
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The Benefit of Language Nerd Friends Pt. 1

I find that a good way to reinforce my knowledge of Japanese is to hang around other people learning languages, whatever those languages are. I spent the week with my best friend Molly in Sacramento. 751 more words

Learning Japanese

How to Correctly Pronounce the Names of Your Favourite Authors

I found this on stumbleupon and realised how many blunders I made in pronouncing some of the above names; Borghes, Kazuo Ishiguro,Coetzee,Aynn Rand,etc! :o

Literature

Howjsay

Howjsay is a free online Talking Dictionary of English Pronunciation

http://howjsay.com/

Teaching (and Learning) Resources