Pronunciation exercises: Aspiration and Endings

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Along with voice, aspiration is one of the most obvious features of English consonants. You can learn more about consonant aspiration and how it affects the sounds around it in the presentation post. Here are a few exercises to see what you already know or have learned after reading/viewing there.

Watch here for more exercises on recognizing and pronouncing lenis endings in English and their surrounding sounds.