Practise Vowels

/a: /  Famous stars smoke cigars in cars and bars! [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/01.mp3|titles=01]

/æ/   That fat cat sat on a rat. Now it’s flat as a mat! [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/02.mp3|titles=02]

/aI/   Mike likes bikes with spikes to ride on ice. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/03.mp3|titles=03]

/aʊ/  I doubt he’ll clout the lout who stole his trout. He’ll shout out loud! [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/04.mp3|titles=04]

/e/   The clever never ever say “Never ever!”. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/05.mp3|titles=05]

/eI/  If there’s a delay, they pay to stay another day. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/06.mp3|titles=06]

/eə/ They dare to stare at fair hair because it’s rare there.   [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/07.mp3|titles=07]

/I / If the stick isn’t thick, you’ll split it when you hit it.  [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/08.mp3|titles=08]

/i:/ Don’t freeze the cheese, please, Louise! [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/09.mp3|titles=09]

/Iə/  It’s clear the beer is dear here! [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/10.mp3|titles=10]

/ɒ/ Doctor Oscar often operates on opposition politicians. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/11.mp3|titles=11]

/əʊ/ Joan won’t go home to Rome by boat alone.  [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/12.mp3|titles=12]

/ɔ:/ She caught her daughter in the water with a naughty boy. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/13.mp3|titles=13]

/ɔI/ The noise from Roy‘s toys annoys other boys.  [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/14.mp3|titles=14]

/ʊ/ The cook shook when he took a look at the cook book. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/15.mp3|titles=15]

/u:/ Whose two new blue shoes did Sue lose?  [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/16.mp3|titles=16]

/ʊə/ If the water on the tour isn’t pure, you can’t be sure there’ll be a cure!  [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/17.mp3|titles=17]

/3:/ Bert wasn’t hurt but got dirt on his shirt. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/181.mp3|titles=18]

/ʌ/ If mother had another brother, I’d have another uncle.  [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/19.mp3|titles=19]

/ə/ A moment ago he announced a new address. [audio:http://www.english-efl.com/wp-content/uploads/20.mp3|titles=20]

see also:

 [intlink id=”390″ type=”post”]Practice consonants[/intlink]

[intlink id=”492″ type=”post”]consonants[/intlink]

[intlink id=”381″ type=”post”]Vowels[/intlink]

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