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How to Improve Your American English Pronunciation | Part 1 | Lessons & Audio

I always tell my students that improving their English pronunciation skills is not about sounding exactly like an American. Improving your pronunciation will allow you to be understood when speaking and will improve your listening skills by understanding how Americans speak.

Elemental English's series on "How to Improve your English Pronunciation":

Vocabulary Pronunciation

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“h”-deletion | Connected Speech in English Pronunciation

Connected speech is a pronunciation technique that native English speakers unconsciously use to speak faster and with more flow. One way in which English speakers connect their speech is by deleting the [h] sound in the beginning of words. By deleting [h], we can connect two words and go directly into the vowel sound.

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Time Expressions in English

There are plenty of words in English that can help us clarify exactly or approximately when an action did or did not happen. Here is a lesson on how to use eight of these time expressions.

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Stress and Rhythm in American English Pronunciation (Part 1)

Many students think that learning English is about learning grammar, consonants, vowels, and vocabulary. These form the basic foundation of a language, however, if you want to be understood when speaking American English, and if you want to understand native speakers, it is essential that you improve your stress and rhythm.

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