Pronunciation Power 2 - Screen Shots


Sound Menu - mastering just 52 sounds will allow you to speak English with confidence.
Hear each of these 52 sounds clearly pronounced by our professional instructors.
Choose one of the 52 sounds and begin practicing your English pronunciation with the various lessons and exercises.
Speech Analysis - each spoken English sound has a unique computerized pattern.
Listen to the instructor pronounce the sound; then view the instructor's waveform.
Using your computer microphone record your own pronunciation of that sound.
Compare the sound and waveform of your voice to that of the instructor.
Lessons - Front and Side View - see how each of the 52 sounds is formed.
View the animated lesson. Listen to the sound.
See how the sound is made through detailed front and side views of the human mouth.
Side View: Observe the movement of an animated face - see the tongue and mouth movement for the sound. Try it in slow motion.
Front View: Observe the movement of the instructor's mouth - see the lips form the sound.
Exercises - practice with a variety of interesting, exciting and effective exercises.
Choose from one of the five exercise sets to help you practice your pronunciation. As you master the lessons you are mastering spoken English.
Sample Words - practice a variety of words.
Practice 780 carefully selected words. The sound you have chosen will be at the beginning, middle or end of a word to provide you with the very best practice.
Listen to the instructor pronounce the sample words.
Record your own voice and compare your pronunciation of the word to the instructor's. You can save your recording at any time to track your improvement.
Comparative Words - practice words that sound similar but are different.
Practice 1040 challenging word pairs.
Listen to the instructor say the two words.
Record your voice while you say the words.
Compare your voice to the voice of the instructor. You can save your recording at any time to track your improvement.
Listening Discrimination Exercises - improve your English listening skills.
Advance your listening ability with 650 different listening exercises.
Listen to a sentence read by the instructor.
Choose the correct word used by the instructor in the spoken sentence.
Pronunciation Power indicates if you were successful in identifying the correct word.
Practice Sentence Exercises
10 practice sentences are provided for each of the 52 sounds.
Listen to the instructor read the sentence.
Record your voice while you read the sentence.
Compare your voice to the voice of the instructor - your English speaking partner. You can save your recording at any time to track your improvement.
S.T.A.I.R. Exercises
10 practice sentences are provided for each of the 52 sounds.
Listen to the instructor read the sentence. Follow the highlights as they move along the sentence. Pay attention to the special instructions for the skill that you are practicing.
Record your voice while you read the sentence following the highlights.
Listen to your recording. See if your recording matches the moving highlights. Compare your recording to that of the instructor.
S.T.A.I.R. Manual
A detailed manual is available for the S.T.A.I.R exercises that helps you learn about using stress, timing, articulation, intonation and rhythm in pronunciation. This is an excellent teacher's tool.