Great tip for French (and other) speakers on how to make that difficult English TH sound

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If you are from a French background here is a great tip on how to make that difficult TH sound.

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The tip also applies to people from many other language backgrounds who are not used to pronouncing the TH sound.

In an earlier post I wrote about how not being able to make the TH sound caused lots of embarrassment with a man alarming a young woman by telling her she had NICE TEETS! Of course he meant teeth – but he had trouble with the TH sound.

Anyway, I got this great tip from an experienced French teacher – who up until she was 20 didn’t speak English.

I wanted to know how she mastered the TH sound.

I have several wonderful French friends and I listen carefully to them when they speak English.

Zey are highly educated and yet Zey find it hard to say Zis

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