Pronunciation in Use trial lesson: stress patterns in sentences

This is a sample lesson from our intermediate pronunciation course. This book is suitable for all levels, and in particular, learners who struggle with pronunciation and a strong accent. The book covers fundamental letters and sounds; word stress; intonation; sentence patterns; and conversation.

More information is available on the  intermediate pronunciation course page.


This lesson is from the second half of the book. You will learn how to use stress in a sentence to sound natural. 

Warm Up: 

Discuss with your teacher:

What is your biggest challenge with pronunciation?


Here are the pages from Unit 39 in the book. Your teacher will coach you through the exercise.

Unit 39, p.86.

Unit 39, p.87.