Tag: vocabulary

How to pronounce the “NG” sound in English
How to pronounce the “NG” sound in English

I’ve been working in a coal mine. Every day I’ve been working in the coal mine; I’m working over time. Work… Hi. James from engVid. Now, did I say: “I was working in a coal […] Read More

These DUTCH WORDS sound FUNNY in other languages!
These DUTCH WORDS sound FUNNY in other languages!

the verb ‘vermeerderen’ (=to increase) We have ‘merde’ in French and ‘vermeerderen’ is… You must scream it big time! The most funny word is: ‘koe’ Well, in Dutch it means: cow. In Portuguese it means: […] Read More

BANG! CRASH! DING DONG! Words that Imitate Sounds
BANG! CRASH! DING DONG! Words that Imitate Sounds

Hi. I’m Gill at www.engvid.com, and today we’re going to be looking at “Onomatopoeia”. Now, don’t run away. It’s a very long Greek word, but it means something quite simple. It means words that imitate […] Read More

How to sound like a native speaker – Word Stress
How to sound like a native speaker – Word Stress

“Hi. I’m Jade. What we’re talking about today is word stress in English. What’s word stress? Well, it’s part of the rhythm of English, and it’s what can help your English sound much more natural. […] Read More

This simple word can make you sound more like a native speaker of English!
This simple word can make you sound more like a native speaker of English!

Hi. Welcome back to www.engvid.com. I’m Adam, and in today’s video I’m going to help you sound a little bit more like a native English speaker and also to be able to understand native English […] Read More

Sound more natural in English: CHA, CHA, CHA!
Sound more natural in English: CHA, CHA, CHA!

Do you like to listen to music? I like to listen to music. And a really good way to learn English is by listening to music, because it’ll help you understand native speakers. This lesson […] Read More

5 sounds to  pronounce the letter ‘A’ correctly – Accent & Pronunciation English lessons
5 sounds to pronounce the letter ‘A’ correctly – Accent & Pronunciation English lessons

Hi my name is Emmelda. I will be your new trainer. I know, few people find it very difficult to pronounce my name. So I am going to break it and make it simple for […] Read More

Vocabulary Hack: Sound smarter and avoid mistakes
Vocabulary Hack: Sound smarter and avoid mistakes

Hi. I’m Rebecca from engVid, and this lesson is a vocabulary hack. What does that mean? It means that this lesson will allow you to learn something to do with vocabulary very quickly, and also […] Read More

Sound like a native speaker: the BEST pronunciation advice
Sound like a native speaker: the BEST pronunciation advice

Hi, everyone. I’m Jade. What we’re talking about today, is elision. And that’s one of the things that makes the speech of native speakers hard to understand because we don’t say every single word perfectly, […] Read More

“The Letter T Song” by ABCmouse.com
“The Letter T Song” by ABCmouse.com

Tommy built his towers tall. At times it took two hours. When tiny Timmy toddled by, he toppled Tommy’s towers. Ted wore tap shoes when he danced. Tara wore pink toe shoes. Ted tapped in […] Read More