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OoSoOSwtJenna
Jan 15, 2012, 02:26 AM
***Lesson with audio will be posted after class for self-studying.***


SECTION 1 - VOWELS

Classification of vowels
Long vowels
Short vowels
Vowel digraphs
diphthongs
Vowel length http://tienganh.net/threads/10792

Practice lessons: http://tienganh.net/threads/10711 (http://tienganh.net/threads/10711), http://tienganh.net/threads/10716 (http://tienganh.net/threads/10716)



SECTION 2 - CONSONANTS

Classification of consonants: voicing, place of articulation, and manner of articulation http://tienganh.net/threads/10788
Simple consonants http://tienganh.net/threads/7986
Voiced & voiceless consonants http://tienganh.net/threads/10788
Stops & Continuants http://tienganh.net/threads/10797
Consonant blends
Consonant digraphs
Ending sounds
Contractions
Sound Changes with Consonants
Problematic consonants




*BONUS LESSONS: Numbers, fractions, telephone numbers, addresses, and dates.

SECTION 3 - MEMORIZING THE EXCEPTIONS

Same spelling, different pronunciation
Two correct pronunciations
Words with dropped syllables
Words with silent letters
Homophones
Especially difficult words



SECTION 4 - BEYOND JUST SOUNDS

Syllable stress/word stress
Rhythm
Sentence stress
Intonation