Audio bank

Menu

discrimination a-
discrimination (-)age
discrimination -al
adjectives ending in -al
adjectives ending in -ese
adjectives ending in -ous
words ending in -ey
words ending in -ic(s)
words ending in -ism
words ending in -tion / -sion

litegreensq Discrimination a-

/ æ /

/ ə /

1

absolute

2

accident

3

accomplishment

4

afraid

5

against

6

agitate

7

agony

8

amount

9

anxiety

10

around

litegreensq Discrimination (-)age

Listen and tick the sound you hear : /eɪdʒ/ or /ɪdʒ/ ?

/eɪdʒ/

/ɪdʒ/

1

age

2

message

3

rage

4

shortage

5

stage

6

cage

7

image

8

package

9

page

10

storage

litegreensq Discrimination al

Listen to the following words and tick the sound you hear each time / æl / or / əl /.

/ æl /

/ əl /

1

algebra

2

abnormal

3

altitude

4

essential

5

accidental

6

algorithm

7

normal

8

agricultural

9

altruistic

10

alphabet

 

litegreensq Adjectives ending in -al

Listen to the following adjectives : abnormal – accidental – agricultural – essential – normal  What sound do you hear, / æl / or / əl / ?

 

 

litegreensq Adjectives ending in -ese

Listen to the following words and find the stressed syllabe in each one.  Chinese – Gabonese – Japanese – Lebanese – Maltese – Nepalese – Portuguese – Siamese – Taiwanese – Vietnamese

 

litegreensq Words ending in -ey

Listen to the following words : Shelley –  Disney – Sydney – Turkey – hockey – kidney – mousey – phoney. What vowel sound do you hear, / ɪ / or / ei / ?

 

litegreensq Adjectives ending with -ous

 

litegreensq Words ending in -ic(s)

Listen to the following words and find the stressed syllabe in each one. Can you find the odd man out ? bionic – catholic – mechanic – metallic – organic – plastic – psychiatric – robotic – scientific – tragic 

 

litegreensq Words ending in -ism

Listen to the following words and concentrate on –ism.  Do you hear one syllable (= /ism/) or two syllables (=/izəm/) ? Listen again and repeat : optimism – activism – criticism – tourism – eroticism – capitalism – schism – autism – racism – communism – criticism 

litegreensq Words ending in -tion / -sion

Listen to the following words and find the stressed syllabe in each one. Can you find the odd man out ? attraction – complication – deception – emotion – exclusion – frustration – inspection – intuition – television – tension

 

Retour haut de page