FINAL S PRONUNCIATION PDF!
Discover 2 easy rules for pronouncing -S in plurals, possessive proper nouns, & third person singular verbs including whether to pronounce. This worksheet and flashcards will help students to practice the pronunciation of final 's'. Plural nouns: regular plurals with S ending, Listening. Test your English pronunciation on the -s- and improve your English language skills.
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Pronunciation of Final -S | Len Banga-an -
SH like the sound a teacher makes S like the sound a snake makes The consonants c, s, sh, ch sound a bee makes zzzz. Is is characterized by a hissing sound sssssa buzzing sound zzzzz or the sound teachers final s pronunciation when they want you to be quiet shhhh!
Z like the sound a bee makes In all other cases, it sounds like the English "ee". Click on any of the pinyin shown in blue to hear it pronounced.
That is because it is a voiced sound. A voiceless final s pronunciation sometimes called unvoiced sound is when there is no vibration in your throat and the sound comes from the mouth area. The confusion I am having, is that I seem to have run into a number of exceptions for the above rules via audio recordings I have of native Portuguese speakers, within the Oxford course mentioned above as well as within the Assimil Portuguese course.
Pronunciation of S in English
Either way is accepted. Learn or review the K and G sounds here: It can be hard to know how to pronounce new words.
Let's practice Practice final s pronunciation voiceless S sound Practice the voiceless S sound by saying these words: If so, is there a pattern to these exceptions or do they just have to be learned one by one?