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Two Letters, Single Sound

Our dear friend and longtime VIP subscriber Carlo, who is from England but lives in Rome, says: “I have got to tell you, some of the sounds of the Italian language, like “GL”, “GN”, or “SC”, are so difficult to pronounce correctly. Please make an episode about it, I need to get this right.”

This time, let’s practice the pronunciation of some of the difficult sounds of the Italian language, like “GL”, “GN”, and “SC”. We are going to practice these sounds with the help of some good old tongue twisters. By the way, all of these tongue twisters are used in Italian schools to teach Italian to Italian kids, so… they work.

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