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March 23, 2007

Lesson 23: Cool Little Words, Nicknames

Filed under: Pronunciation — @ 12:35 pm

Let’s see if we have this right? Michelle’s family gave her the nickname “witch” because of how moody she became when under stress at school, right? Wow, that’s a mean nickname, at least from a North American point of view.

This lesson is a bit different in that we don’t look at pronunciation directly, but we do look at the little extra words that people add to their speech, like, you know, umm, well, like, whatever, you know?

PODCAST LINK: Lesson 23

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