English Pronunciation for Brazilians – The Sounds of American English is a book written by Brazilian teachers for Brazilian students. This book focuses on the. English Pronunciation for Brazilians has 11 ratings and 0 reviews. Destinado especialmente a brasileiros que desejam aprender a pronúncia correta do Ingl. It gives me great pleasure to offer this foreword to English Pronunciation for Brazilians. I have known the lead author, Sonia Godoy, since her student days at the.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Open Preview See a Problem? The Portuguese R has the same sound as the English H.

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Daniel Lemes on February 15, at We always finish a word with the sound of the last consonant? The rest of the verbs take on either a simple D or T sound. So to explain the R sound I want all of you to do a little experiment. Rodrigo Castro marked it as to-read Aug 20, To ask other readers questions about English Pronunciation for Braziliansplease sign up. Lists with This Book.

More to come soon on this topic. We say voiced because it is pronounced with a small vibrating sound. Wellington Freitas is currently reading it Jan 04, Ptonunciation thats cool as a cucumber lmfao again.


Very interesting, but made me so self-aware of my TH pronunciation…it is so hard to break the habit! English Pronunciation for Brazilians emglish. When watching movies or T. We also have the silent H like in Honest and Honor, but in English remember we never have that strong throat sound which is common in Portuguese.

Ana Elisa Igel on March 31, at This sound is so different braziliwns the H sound. Pode ser usado tanto na sala de aula como na auto-aprendizagem. The best advice I can give you is when you say a word that ends with an E like, make, take, etc never pronounce the E sound.

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Beatriz rated it really liked it Sep 19, We then quickly retract our tongue to pronunciwtion the rest of the word. I’m wondering if we can get in touch.

Hey Alessandra, Thanks for the nice comment. God bless you all! Lissandra Cardoso rated it really liked it Jul 06, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Simone Aracely on April 28, at If you found this article helpful, we greatly appreciate your feedback, participationbrazilianw, sharing and telling your friends about us.

One of my students was telling me about a party he went to and told me how funny it was. Many Portuguese speakers tend to confuse words like fun and funny, or mess and messy.


I’m 35 now and I can’t stand people asking me where I’m from. The Dreaded TH Most of my Brazilian students get very frustrated and embarrassed when they have to say words like, thirty three.

English Pronunciation for Brazilians

Justin on April 1, at 1: This habit is due to the fact that a lot of Portuguese words finish with a vowel, so this problem is also common with other words that end in a consonant e. Hi Chad, my name is Jackie, I’m Brazilian and I’ve been living in the us since I’m 17, however, I’ve never went to school here, I don’t like my accent, regardless some people say it’s not so thick.

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