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/ɛ/

Pronunciation

Beg – Low Int

In this lesson, students learn to reproduce the /ɛ/ sound (as in "get"). They practice writing and producing the sound through various tasks and compare /ɛ/ and /e/ (e.g., get/gate). 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 /ɛ/ (also known as "short E"). Pronunciation of this sound may differ by country and/or region.

PDF Content
  • pronouncing /ɛ/
  • listen and repeat
  • spelling
  • comparing /ɛ/ and /e/
Task Content
  • Picture Dictionary(Flashcard Set)
  • Pronouncing /ɛ/(Reference)
  • Listen & Repeat(Reference)
  • Image Match A(Image Match)
  • Image Match B(Image Match)
  • Image Match C(Image Match)
  • Spelling Note(Reference)
  • See & Spell(See & Spell)
  • Comparing /ɛ/ and /e/ (Reference)
  • Listening Practice(Multiple-Choice)