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English Pronunciation: "K" vs. "G" Sounds

Watch more Learn English for Beginners videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/382-Learn-English-for-Beginners Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS Learn how to pronounce "K" vs. "G" sounds in this English pronunciation video tutorial. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. My name is Megan Brach, I've been teaching English as a second language for four years. Learning English isn't fast, nor is it easy, but I'm going to help you get started. Are you ready? Let's learn English. Now we're going to learn the difference between the /k/ and the /g/ sound. The /k/ uses no vocal chords, and the /g/ does. So let's practice. Ka ka ka. Cookie. Cake. Car. Rack. Now, for the /g/ sound, you're going to use your vocal chords. Let's practice. Gah gah gah. Gone. Hug. Go. Great. Now you know the difference between your /k/ and your /g/ sounds.Did not know how to transcribe her actual example of the /k/ and /g/ sounds by themselves. I just wrote what they sounded like.
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