Articles and Vowel Sounds in English Grammar

Video Overview

There are a number of vowel sounds in English that are important to know in order to use the correct article and for good pronunciation. In this video, we teach the 11 vowel sounds and help you remember them easily.

Video Analysis

There are eleven vowel sounds (and their phonemic sounds) covered in this video, so you can recognise them in a dictionary. Some of them, such as the 'y' sound, are not very obvious until you hear them. Being able to recognise these vowel sounds will help you decide which article to use in spoken and written English.

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