Exercise 1-20; Sound/Meaning Shifts CD 1 Track 29
Intonation is powerful. It can change meaning and pronunciation. Here you will get the chance to play with the sounds. Remember, in the beginning, the meaning isn't that important—just work on getting control of your pitch changes. Use your rubber band for each stressed word.
my tie mai-tai Might I?
my keys Mikey's My keys?
inn key in key inky
my tea mighty My D
I have two. I have, too. I have to.
How many kids do you have? I have two.
I've been to Europe. I have, too.
Why do you work so hard? I have to.