The InFluency Podcast

30. Why Trump Pronounced ‘Oranges’ Instead of ‘Origins’ (And How Can He Improve?)

av The InFluency Podcast | Publicerades 4/14/2020

What’s the difference in pronunciation between ‘origins’ and ‘oranges’, and why is it so hard for president Trump to get it? The Daily Show held a contest of Trump’s mispronounced words and 3,000,000 viewers cast their vote. The proud winner was the word ‘ORANGES’. This episode is a pronunciation tutorial that explains the difference between ‘oranges’ and the word Trump initially meant to pronounce – ‘origins’. The winner announced on the daily show: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0tMH77XYGx4 The original video where Trumps uses ‘oranges’ instead of ‘origins’: https://youtu.be/qUPsNgmXR7M If you want to improve your accent and understand spoken English better, download my free American Accent audio crash course: https://theaccentsway.com/audio-accent-course/ You can also download an interactive list of 50 of the most mispronounced words in English and master the pronunciation of those tricky words: https://theaccentsway.com/mispro-signup/ Want to improve but you need to practice? Join our community on Facebook: https://theaccentsway.com/fluency-challenge/ – the best place to practice English online for free.

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The InFluency podcast is your go-to resource for learning, speaking and teaching English. Hadar Shemesh is a pronunciation expert and fluency coach with thousands of students around the world, though she herself was an intermediate speaker of English once. In this podcast she will share her best strategies for learning English, speaking English with confidence and mastering the American accent. Discover how becoming fluent has everything to do with acquiring the right mindset, setting goals and learning how to overcome challenges. Hadar will also share her teaching philosophy and techniques to support English teachers looking to help their students become fluent.