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We will now look at pronunciation features in phrases and sentences.
Practice saying sentences with a natural English rhythm in this speaking forum with course participants and tutors. You will need to record yourself in this forum.
When we speak we usually pause after phrases. Learn more about this and practise here.
In each phrase or chunk, there is always one word which is more strongly stressed than the others. Learn more and practice here.