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How to pronounce the letter of the spanish alphabet words sounds like a native the ultimate guide for english speakers

The Spanish alphabet:  27 letters, 5 vowels, 37 sounds – Tips to pronounce like a native speaker

When we study a foreign language we start by learning the alphabet so that we can spell the words. However, very few of us learn how to pronounce each sound of the new language.

You might have heard that, in Spanish, we pronounce the words as they’re written.

But it isn’t totally true.

Some people may disagree and will say «Spanish is a phonetic language» -and they’re right. Nonetheless, less than half of the letters of the Spanish alphabet are always pronounced the way they’re written.

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Spanish Hiatus – Examples and how to pronounce them

Spanish hiatus to improve your pronunciation

Spanish Hiatus – When to pronounce the vowels separated + Examples

Hiatuses are an important part of the Spanish language. Recognizing Spanish hiatus and knowing when to pronounce the vowels in the same or different syllable will boost your pronunciation. And isn’t as difficult as you think!

Before you read the end of this post, you’ll have a clear idea on how to recognize hiatus in Spanish and how to pronounce them.

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How to pronounce the Spanish vowels

How to pronounce the Spanish vowels, that are different from English vowels

Tips and tricks to pronounce the Spanish vowels

Did you know that almost half of the sounds we pronounce when speaking Spanish are vowels?

In Spanish, vowels are the most important part of a word. If you pronounce them wrong, it’ll be difficult to understand.

In this post, you’ll learn all you need to know in order to pronounce the Spanish vowels correctly and I’ll give you some tips for avoiding common error English natives make.

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