Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Trivia no. 2

Today my students were asked to pronounce several sentences. One student produced this nice variant of a sentence (but don't tell this to any animal rights organisation):
"Try not to breathe through your mouse."

Sunday, 4 February 2018

Is it an orange or an orange?


Listen to these two pronunciations of the word 'orange'. Do both prons (let's call them A and B) end in the cluster /nʤ/ or does A end in /nʒ/?

Here's A:


And B: