Word of the Day: kittle Click through to the full definition, audio pronunciation, and example sentences: http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/kittle #WOTD #wordoftheday

Word of the Day: kittle Click through to the full definition, audio pronunciation, and example sentences: http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/kittle #WOTD #wordoftheday

A comptine (children's song) to review familiar terms for aunt and uncle.  Good for listening practice (pronunciation) as well.

A comptine (children's song) to review familiar terms for aunt and uncle. Good for listening practice (pronunciation) as well.

Some words sound the same but are actually spelled very differently! They are called homophones, and here is a short list of some really common ones.

Some words sound the same but are actually spelled very differently! They are called homophones, and here is a short list of some really common ones.

IF YOU CAN CORRECTLY PRONOUNCE EVERY WORD IN THIS POEM, YOU WILL BE SPEAKING ENGLISH BETTER THAN 90% OF THE NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS IN THE WORLD. AFTER TRYING THE VERSES, A FRENCHMAN SAID HE’D PREFER SIX MONTHS OF HARD LABOUR TO READING SIX LINES ALOUD. TRY THEM YOURSELF. Dearest creature in creation, Study English pronunciation. I will teach you in my verse Sounds like corpse, corps, horse, and worse. I will keep you, Suzy, busy, Make your head with heat grow dizzy. Tear in eye, your dress…

IF YOU CAN CORRECTLY PRONOUNCE EVERY WORD IN THIS POEM, YOU WILL BE SPEAKING ENGLISH BETTER THAN 90% OF THE NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS IN THE WORLD. AFTER TRYING THE VERSES, A FRENCHMAN SAID HE’D PREFER SIX MONTHS OF HARD LABOUR TO READING SIX LINES ALOUD. TRY THEM YOURSELF. Dearest creature in creation, Study English pronunciation. I will teach you in my verse Sounds like corpse, corps, horse, and worse. I will keep you, Suzy, busy, Make your head with heat grow dizzy. Tear in eye, your dress…

What habits do you have that help improve your writing online?    SHARE your tips in the comments below!

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