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Pronunciation Point 23 | Want vs. Won’t

On the 23rd episode of the Pronunciation Point, we practice these two similar sounding words:

“Want” vs. “Won’t”

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Teacher Interview 4 | English Teacher Melanie

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On the 4th episode of the Teacher Interview, we talk to English Teacher Melanie from EnglishTeacherMelanie.com!

In this interview, Melanie shares her best tips and answers the following questions:

  • How do you teach English?
  • How can I improve my English?
  • What is “Core Vocabulary” and why is it important?
  • How can we benefit from your podcast?
  • What is your number one sightseeing tip for Toronto, Canada?
  • and many more!

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Melanie’s Website – EnglishTeacherMelanie.com
Melanie’s YouTube Channel – Teacher Melanie
Melanie’s Facebook Page – English Teacher Melanie
Melanie’s Twitter Page – @TeacherMelanie
Melanie’s Podcast – Listen to Natural Spoken English!

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Episode 24 | How to Increase Your Study Effectiveness

On the 24th episode of the English 2.0 Podcast, we handle the following points:

Pronunciation Point: 3 Challenging Words with “L” and “R”–“really”, “rarely”, and “library”

Main Topic: How to Increase Your Study Effectiveness

English 2.0 Quick Tip: Are you a fan of TED Talks? If so, this app for your mobile device can help you improve your listening and writing through dictation! TEDict

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Your Question 7 | Do You Have Any Suggestions for the “B” and “V” Sounds?

On the 7th episode of Your Question, we handle the following question:

Q: Do you have any suggestions for the “B” and “V” sounds, that seem to trouble native Spanish speakers?

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How to check Spelling and Pronunciation | Global English Course: Level 1 – Lesson 14

How to check Spelling and Pronunciation

Key phrases for practice:

How do you spell your name?
How do you spell Minnesota?

Was that “B” or “V”?
Was that “M” or “N”?

How do you pronounce that?
How do you pronounce “allergy”?

J-O-H-N
M-I-N-N-E-S-O-T-A

That’s “V” for Vietnam.
That’s “N” as in Nigeria.

It’s pronounced “allergy.”

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Episode 22 | What Makes a Good English Teacher?

On the 22nd episode of the English 2.0 Podcast, we handle the following points:

Pronunciation Point: “odor” vs. “older” vs. “order”

Main Topic: What Makes a Good English Teacher?

English 2.0 Quick Tip: This website offers excellent tools for learning English starting at $1! – Edulang

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Episode 21 | 5 Tips for Making Small Talk

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On the 21st episode of the English 2.0 Podcast, we handle the following points:

Pronunciation Point: “college” vs. “courage”

Main Topic: 5 Tips for Making Small Talk

English 2.0 Quick Tip: Use this website to help you check the meaning and spell words – Dictionary.com

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Episode 14 | Are Language Dictionaries Helpful or Harmful?

On the 14th episode of the English 2.0 Podcast, we handle the following points:

Q: If “My hobby is…” is very unnatural, how about “My name is…” and “My favorite____is”?

Main Topic: Are Language Dictionaries Helpful or Harmful?

Pronunciation Point: A Commonly Mispronounced Sound
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Episode 8 | The Most Powerful Tool to Help You Learn English

On the 8th episode of the English 2.0 Podcast, we handle the following points:

Q: “Do you mind if I…? Answer?

Tips: The Most Powerful Tool to Help You Learn English

Pronunciation Point: “bath” vs “bus”

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