It can really help your pronunciation if you know the phonetic symbols and the sounds they represent. You don’t need to worry about learning to write them just to recognise them. Do my quickie Improve Your Accent exercises and you’ll pick them up in no time, plus you’ll improve your pronunciation and your listening skills too.
Can you ‘decipher’ these 12 words related to Television and Film? Scroll down for the answers.
Check out the main Quick Pronunciation Exercises page with the full list of exercises and links to useful pronunciation pages