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  • hi everyone Jennifer from tarle speech with your two for Tuesday today's two

  • words that are pronounced exactly the same are knot a tangled mass and not

  • which is stating a negative or no so here are our two words we have a silent

  • letter today we are not going to say the letter K so we are just going to

  • completely take that letter off and that's kind of a general rule when we

  • have a K at the beginning of the word we typically do not say it when it's

  • followed by the n letter so we say the N instead okay so to say these two words

  • correctly we're going to start with the n sound nnnn to do this tip of your

  • tongue is behind touching the back of the top front teeth and the air is going

  • to move out of your nose nnnn next we're going to open the mouth wide for the oh

  • sound if this is a difficult sound for you think about making an oval shaped

  • mouth and make it wide open oh and when you do that the tip of your tongue will

  • be low in your mouth and the back of your tongue will be pulled up oh and

  • then you're going to end with the T sound t to do this touch the tip of your

  • tongue to the back of your top front teeth let's put it all together knot not

  • knot not knot not and now in a sentence do not tie the shoes into a knot do not tie

  • the shoes into a knot I'm give it a try people are going to notice the

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hi everyone Jennifer from tarle speech with your two for Tuesday today's two

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How to Pronounce NOT & KNOT - American English Homophone Pronunciation Lesson

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    Summer posted on 2021/01/19
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