Do you teach students who have formed some bad habits when it comes to correct pronunciation of the English speech sounds? Or maybe you’re unsure of the 44 sounds of English and how to articulate them. Listen to each of the 44 sounds and see the spellings of each sound with an example word.

How to Pronounce the Sounds in English

Many of the students we have attending the DSF Literacy Clinics have formed some bad habits when it comes to correct pronunciation of the English speech sounds. The main problem is the addition of an ‘uh’ sound added to the consonants. So we will hear students pronounce sounds as ‘muh’ ‘fuh’ ‘vuh’ ‘luh’ for /m/, /f/,[…]