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  • Hey guys, it's Shane from English Understood here.

  • It's a great place to live cozit's got good weather.

  • Cozit's got good weather.

  • Huh!?

  • Cozits. What's 'cozits'? C O Z I T S?

  • When native speakers say 'because it's' really really quickly, we don't say 'because', we just say 'coz'.

  • 'Coz' is the short way to say 'because'.

  • And then we join 'coz' with 'it's'.

  • 'Cozits'. 'Cozits.'

  • Now you try. Cozits.

  • Normally, when we have a word which starts with a vowel after 'because', we can say 'coz'.

  • And then join 'coz' and the next word together.

  • For example: 'You should eat apples cozapples are delicious.'

  • 'You should eat apples cozapples are delicious.'

  • This means you should eat apples because apples are delicious.

  • Another example could be: 'Stand there cozunder the tree is dry.'

  • 'Stand there cozunder the tree is dry.'

  • This means stand there because under the tree is dry.

  • So practice this with your native speaker friends, and they will think you are a native speaker as well.

Hey guys, it's Shane from English Understood here.

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English Pronunciation Practice With Connected Speech (How To Sound Like A Native Speaker)

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