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Beg – Low Int

In this lesson, students learn to reproduce the /ʊ/ sound (as in "pull"). They practice writing and producing the sound through various tasks and compare /ʊ/ and /u/ (e.g., pool). Includes a pronunciation diagram and audio.

Please note that we use the International Phonetic Alphabet to represent sounds on our site. This lesson is based on the typical North American pronunciation of /ʊ/. Pronunciation of this sound may differ by country and/or region.

PDF Content
  • pronouncing /ʊ/
  • listen and repeat
  • spelling
  • comparing /ʊ/ and /u/
Task Content
  • Pronouncing /ʊ/(Reference)
  • Listen & Repeat(Flashcard Set)
  • Image Match A(Image Match)
  • Image Match B(Image Match)
  • See & Say(Speaking Task)
  • Spelling Note(Reference)
  • See & Spell(See & Spell)
  • Comparing /ʊ/ and /u/ (Reference)
  • Listening Practice(Multiple-Choice)