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The Many Faces of T

The Many Faces of T

T is often a difficult sound to grasp for non-native speakers of English, and it isn’t because the sound is hard to pronounce. Instead, it is because what we think of as the “T sound” is actually composed of several different sounds, and pronouncing the T correctly requires an understanding of the rules surrounding which version to use in a given word.

What Makes “R” So Difficult, and How Can I Change It?

What Makes “R” So Difficult, and How Can I Change It?

There are many sounds in English, but people often have trouble with R. What makes this sound harder for some people to pronounce, even into adulthood?

Why Is Conflict So Difficult, And What Can I Do About It?

Why Is Conflict So Difficult, And What Can I Do About It?

Conflict exists in even the most comfortable and stable interpersonal relationships. Here are some tips and tricks to overcome moments of social and professional conflict.