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How to Pronounce the "Th" Sound in English

Learn how to pronounce "th" sounds in English in this Howcast video with ESL teacher Megan Brach.

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My name is Megan Brach and I have 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. English Pronunciation: The "Th" sounds: Pronouncing consonants isn't much easier. For example, you have a th and a th but they make different sounds. How do we make a th? Put your tongue behind your top teeth and breathe. Now here you're going to use your vocal cords. So practice. This, that, there, father. Now, you're going to do the same thing but do not use your vocal cords. So, think, three, thank you, thoughtful. Now you've learned the difference between the two th sounds.

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