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This phonemic chart uses symbols from the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). IPA symbols are useful for learning pronunciation. The symbols on this chart represent the 44 sounds used in British English speech (Received Pronunciation or RP, an educated accent associated with but not exclusive to south-east England).

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10 Great iPad Apps for Learning English ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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A link to the discussion of RP (Received Pronuncation) from the British Library's discussion of language. Check out the rest of the tabs while you're there.

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Among other useful things (e.g. typing phonemic symbols without having IPA fonts installed on your device), PhoTransEdit provides Text2Phonetics, which converts English texts up to 300 characters into phonetic transcriptions in the International Phonetic Alphabet, letting you choose between Received Pronunciation (RP) and General American (GA).

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Text Features Flap Books

Are you looking for a FUN and INTERACTIVE way to help your students learn and practice identifying Text Features? If so, then this just might be the resource you've been looking for. With this download you will receive the following: -6 separate flap books focusing on 18 different text features. *bold print *map *caption *heading *photograph *italic print *bullets *illustration *glossary *diagram *graph *index *pronunciation guide *sidebar *table of contents *table *timeline *hyperlink -4…

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pronunciation | \or-O-tund\ (OAR-oh-tund) #orotund, adjective, origin: latin, english, voice, sound, clear voice, clear sound, words, otherwordly, other-wordly, definitions, O,

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A reading pen reads text to readers and also provides them with an example of fluency and proper pronunciation of words.

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