Course curriculum

  • 1

    PART I: Introducing the Fundamentals

    • Introduction

    • Introducing Received Pronunciation

    • What is the International Phonetic Alphabet?

    • Introducing the vowels

    • Vowel chart

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    • Sound chart

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    • Basic vowel knowledge test

    • Introducing the consonants

    • Voiced & voiceless consonants

    • IPA in a sentence

    • Understanding muscle memory

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    PART II: Short Vowels

    • 01.a. Short vowel sound /ae/ introduction

    • 01.b. Short vowel sound /æ/ practice

    • 01.c. Short vowel sound /æ/ listening test

    • 01.d. Short vowel /æ/ video quiz

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    • 01.e. Short vowel sound /æ/ training exercise

    • 02.a. Short vowel sound /ɪ/ introduction

    • 02.b. Short vowel sound /ɪ/ practice

    • 02.c. Short vowel sound /ɪ/ listening test

    • 02.d. Short vowel /ɪ/ video quiz

    • 02.e. Short vowel sound /ɪ/ training

    • 03.a. Short vowel sound /ʊ/ introduction

    • 03.b. Short vowel sound /ʊ/ practice

    • 03.c. Short vowel sound/ʊ/ listening test

    • 04.a. Short vowel sound /ɛ/ introduction

    • 04.b. Short vowel sound / ɛ/ practice

    • 04.c. Short vowel sound /ɛ/ listening test

    • 04.d. Short vowel sound /ɛ/ video quiz

    • 04.e. Short vowel sound /ɛ/ training

    • 05.a. Short vowel /ɒ/ introduction

    • 05.b. Short vowel sound /ɒ/ practice

    • 05.c. Short vowel sound /ɒ/ listening test

    • 05.d. Short vowel sound /ɒ/ video quiz

    • 06.a. Short vowel sound /ʌ/ introduction

    • 06.b. Short vowel sound /ʌ/ practice

    • 06.c. Short vowel sound /ʌ/ listening test

    • 06.d. Short vowel sound /ʌ/ video quiz

    • 07.a. Short vowel /ə/ introduction

    • 07.b. Short vowel /ə/ practice

    • 07.c. Short vowel sound /ə/ listening test

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    PART III: Long Vowels

    • Distinguishing between short and long vowels

    • 01.a. Long vowel sound /iː/ introduction

    • 01.b. Long vowel sound /iː/ listening test

    • 01.c. Long vowel sound /iː/ practice

    • 01.d Long vowel sound /i:/ video quiz

    • 02.a. Long vowel sound /ɜː/ introduction

    • 02.b. Long vowel sound /ɜː/ practice

    • 02.c. Long vowel sound /ɜː/ listening test

    • 02.d. Long vowel sound /ɜː/ video quiz

    • Long vowel sound /ɔː/ introduction

    • Long vowel sound /ɔː/ practice

    • Copy of Long vowel sound /ɔː/ listening test

    • Long vowel sound /ɔː/ video quiz

    • Long vowel sound /uː/ introduction

    • Long vowel sound /uː/ practice

    • Long vowel sound / uː/ listening test

    • Long vowel sound /uː/ video quiz

    • Long vowel sound /ɑː/ introduction

    • Long vowel sound /ɑː/ practice

    • Long vowel sound /ɑː/ listening test

    • Long vowel sound /ɑː/ video quiz

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    PART IV: Diphthong Vowels

    • 01.a Diphthong vowel /ɪə/ practice

    • 01.b Diphthong vowel /ɪə/ listening test

    • 02.a Diphthong vowel /eə/ practice

    • 02.b Diphthong vowel /eə/ listening test

    • 03.a Diphthong vowel /eɪ/ practice

    • 03.b Diphthong vowel /eɪ/ listening test

    • 04.a Diphthong vowel /əʊ/ practice

    • 04.b Diphthong vowel /əʊ/ listening test

    • 05.a Diphthong vowel /aɪ/ practice

    • 05.b Diphthong vowel /aɪ/ listening test

    • 05.c Diphthong vowel sound /aɪ/ video quiz

    • 06.a Diphthong vowel /aʊ/ practice

    • 06.b Diphthong vowel /aʊ/ listening test

    • 07.a Diphthong vowel /ʊə/ practice

    • 07.b Diphthong vowel /ʊə/ listening test

    • 08.a Diphthong vowel /ɔɪ/ practice

    • 08.b Diphthong vowel /ɔɪ/ listening test

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    PART V: Review Quiz

    • Overview

    • 01 Signs and Names in London

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    PART VI: Comparing Vowels

    • 01.a Similar vowels: /ʌ/ & /ə/

    • 01.b Similar vowels /ʌ/ & /ə/

    • 02.a Similar vowels: /ɪ/ & /ə/

    • 02.b Similar vowels: /ɪ/ & /ə/

    • 03.a Comparing vowels /æ/ & /ʌ/

    • 03.b Comparing vowels /æ/ & /ʌ/

    • 04.a Comparing vowels: /ʌ/ & /ɒ/

    • 04.b Comparing vowels: /ʌ/ & /ɒ/

    • 05.a Comparing vowels /ʌ/ & /ɑː/

    • 05.b Comparing vowels /ʌ/ & /ɑː/

    • 06.a Comparing vowels /æ/ & /ɑː/

    • 06.b Comparing vowels /æ/ & /ɑː/

    • 07.a Comparing vowels /ɪ/ & /iː/

    • 07.b Comparing vowels /ɪ/ & /iː/

    • 01.a Similar vowels: /ʌ/ & /ə/ practice

    • 01_similar_vowels_ʌ_ə

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    Vowel Training Exercises

    • VOWEL TRAINING EXERCISE EXERCISE