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Sounds of French and English (E444)

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Type: Online
Duration: 01:00 hours
Status: Active

There are many different sounds in the English and French languages that can cause confusion when spoken or heard. This online self-paced course serves as a practical reference tool that describes the primary sounds of spoken language, both in isolation and in the context of other words. Participants will learn to recognize the similarities and differences between the sounds found in French and in English, with the goal of resolving pronunciation problems in their second language.

Topics include:

  • using phonetics to explain pronunciation
  • pronouncing sounds correctly in English and French
  • understanding differences in vowel sounds
  • discovering how consonants sound different in each language

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  • Topics: Communication skills; Government priorities; Human resources; Official languages; Personal development
  • Community: Employees
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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DateTitleTypeLocationLanguage
Self-pacedSounds of French and English (E444)OnlineOnlineEnglish

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