Listen to session 11, part 2 (English audio, MP3)
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Forum: English course for beginners
And now let''s make some sentences again:
Jill and Bill live in Nashville. Jill lives with Bill in Nashville.
Jill lives with Bill in Nashville in Winter.
OK, that was simple.
Now let''s have a look at the long /i:/:
She''s meeting me.
He''s leading me.
And now let''s compare:
1. ) Tim -- team
Tim is on the team.
The winning team
Tim will be.
On the winning team
Tim will be on the winning team.
2.) these -- this
these sheep -- this ship
I see this ship.
I see these sheep on this ship.
3.) leave -- live
leaving -- living
he''s leaving -- he''s living.
He''s leaving with his parents.
He''s living with his parents.
4. bill -- meal
the bill -- the meal
the bill for the meal
please give me
please give me the bill.
Please give me the bill for the meal.
OK, that''s it. We think with /I:/ and /i/ you are fit.
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