This free audio lesson is all about Spanish vowels. Vowels in Spanish are pronounced differently from their English equivalents. The vowels a, e, and o are pronounced with a strong tone, while i and u are pronounced quite softly.
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Listen to the Spanish vowel sounds below. You can try repeating the vowel sound yourself.
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The Spanish vowel "a"
The Spanish vowel "e"
The Spanish vowel "i"
Miss / Ms
To go out
The Spanish vowel "o"
The Spanish vowel "u"
Can’t get enough of Spanish? Here are some more free Spanish lessons to boost your Spanish:
- Click here for the lesson on the Spanish alphabet.
- Let's take a look at the Spanish consonants.
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