Accent Training Lesson no 05 : Pronunciation of Vowel sound /ɛ/

Previous lessons – Pronunciation of vowel sounds :
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL4BuO6Ugthvg5dXNrw1ib4PTFE8NmBVio&feature=view_all

/ɛ/ AS IN PET
Lips: Farther apart than for /eɪ/ and relaxed.
Tongue: Relaxed, mid-high position.

Common Spelling Patterns for /ɛ/
1. e – pet, shed, exit, tell
2. ea – treasure, dead, read

exceptions:
said, says again, against, any

Category:

British, Pronunciation

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