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Teaching pronunciation

Dan Evans’ talk at KOTESOL was one of my favourites and it got me thinking about spending more time on pronunciation rather than hoping that my students would pick it up.  476 more words

Teaching Ideas

ん and the disappearing Japanese Y(en)

Although this is a textual blog, I can’t help but talk about Japanese pronunciation now and then because it’s such an important element to being fluent. 697 more words


Foreign Food Phonetics

Words are hard.  Especially when they’re foreign.  And when your stomach is growling at you like an angry jaguar ready to spring, proper pronunciation isn’t always the first thing on your mind. 271 more words

Minggu Baru di Pare

Sudah hampir seminggu aku mengikuti kegiatan belajar-mengajar di The Daffodils dan Peace. Kedua tempat tersebut populer bagi para pelajar yang haus ilmu Speaking English di Pare. 354 more words

My Life

‘The idea that intelligence is linked to English pronunciation is a legacy from colonial thinking.’

-Delalorm Semabia, 25, a Ghanaian blogger.

Pronouncing Korean Vowels and Consonants

So, I’ve been posting a lot of Korean words but it never occurred to me that it would probably be more helpful if there was some type of aid to help you guys pronounce these words properly. 49 more words