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  • hey all jennifer from tarle speech with your pronunciation question

  • our question today is how do i pronounce the word automatic

  • which means that you are doing something without human control

  • here we go automatic we have that sneaky flap t in here what does that mean

  • that's that sound that sounds like a really fast

  • d sound you do not have to say that sound if you don't want to

  • you can continue with the t everyone will understand you

  • and that is great because that's what it's all about just being understood

  • but if you want to say it like you hear most americans say it

  • um and if you don't this lesson is just good because it'll help you with your

  • listening a little more you can say it this way we're going to

  • start with the syllable odd and to do that open your mouth

  • wide andin oval tip of the tongue is down back of the tongue is pulled up

  • and then move to that d sound d odd next add the short uh sound that schwa

  • syllable relaxed mouth relaxed tongue up

  • next move to mad to do that lips together

  • and the air is moving out of your nose for that m

  • add the ah open and in a round circle tip of the tongue is down back of the

  • tongue is pulled up and again there's another d in there d

  • then end with ick short i sound your mouth your lips are slightly pulled

  • back and the i the tongue is just below the top teeth

  • and then end with the k to do that you're going to point that tip of the

  • tongue down and the back of your tongue will be

  • nice and high let's put that all together

  • odd a mad dick automatic

  • automatic automatic automatic i hope that all of your

  • practice leads to automatic speaking without

  • thinking too much so give it a try i know people

  • are going to notice the difference if you found this helpful please give us a

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hey all jennifer from tarle speech with your pronunciation question

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How to Pronounce AUTOMATIC - American English Pronunciation Lesson

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    Summer posted on 2021/03/19
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