22 Jan 2016

Pronunciation - apps

Below a list of useful pronunciation/accents-related apps that I recommend. Download them onto your phone/tablet/phablet/laptop/PC and use to master your pronunciation & accent wherever you are. :)

Android/i-Pad/i-Phone:
Sounds: The Pronunciation App
http://www.macmillaneducationapps.com/soundspron/

How to speak English
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.kaplan.pronunciation

Ivona - if you don't know how to read something
https://www.ivona.com/
The Accent Kit
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.theaccentkit.theaccentkit
English Dialects
http://www.englishdialectapp.com/
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ch.uk_regional
Pronuntia looks promising! :)
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.pronuntiapp

Memrise
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.memrise.android.memrisecompanion&hl=pl
http://www.memrise.com/user/UnPolish/courses/learning/  (my exercises)
Quizlet
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.quizlet.quizletandroid&hl=pl
https://quizlet.com/UnPolish/folders/pron (my exercises)
Duolingo
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.duolingo&hl=pl
English Pronunciation
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.study.english.pronunciation

Cool Speech
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/cool-speech/id501050883

Speaking Pal
http://www.speakingpal.com/

Sounds of Speech: the sounds of American English
http://www.uiowa.edu/~acadtech/phonetics/english/frameset.html

Pronunciation Power
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.englishlearning.propower

British Radios (not perfect, but still great) - all the British radios at hand
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.appsoft.RadiosUK
English File Pron Demo
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.oup.efdemo




Speaking/pronunciation-related projects for teachers:
Learning to read with the Reading Companion
(click on 'Browse Library')
http://www.readingcompanion.org/ReadingCompanion/overview.jsp

SpeakApps Project
http://www.speakapps.eu/pl

1 comment:

  1. I found this app is best for learning phonetics:

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.stavira.ipaphonetics&hl=en

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