Pronounce English words without knowing complex pronunciation symbols.

When you don’t know how to pronounce a word, what do you do? You may be using an online dictionary to hear the pronunciation or try to read confusing pronunciation symbols (e.g. prəˌnʌn.siˈeɪ.ʃən). These symbols are known as phonetics symbols and they can help you read and pronounce unfamiliar words. But, learning these symbols is…

How to guess where to put word stress

When a word has more than one syllable, native English speakers do not say every … single … word … with … equal … force. And within each word, one of the syllables is always said more loudly and a bit longer than the rest of the syllables. This is called word stress. Let’s look…

한국인들이 어려워하는 발음 Shit or Sheet ?!

  Long EE sound is one of the top vowel sounds that are spoken most frequently. So mastering this sound will really help you improve your pronunciation. If you confuse the long EE sound with the short IH sound, you may run into some embarrassing moments. You don’t want to say, “Can I have a…