Week 1: Introduction 👋
Meet Alexia! Your support and cobaia 🐷
Our Story: Inglês Nu E Cru 🇧🇷🇺🇸
Our Philosophy - English for Humans 🌍
How to Train Any Sound: Your Language Learning Superpower
Imitation Exercise: How to Overcome Your Language Learning Fears
Week 1: Introduction Challenge!
Foster's Introduction Challenge Video
Alexia's Introduction Challenge
Alexia Intro Analysis Audio
Instructions for feedback 📹
First Weekly Challenge 💪🏻
Introduction to Sound School Resources
Personal Feedback Sessions
Audio explanation of the course structure 🎧
Suggestions for organizing your studies 🤓
The Sounds of English E-Book
Inglês Nu E Cru Worksheets!
Week 2: Fixed Vowels
Week 2 Introduction Video 📹
Introduction To Vowels - More Than A, E, I, O, U 🤭
Tongue Position: Your new best friend 👅
/AW/ as in law, fought, caught 📹
/AH/ as in job, box, father 📹
/EH/ as in bed, red, instead 📹
/AA/ as in cat, hat, apple 🍎
/OO/ as in you, blue, through
"The Other U" as in book, could, good, push
Minimal Pairs: /AH/ X /UH/ 🎧
Minimal Pairs: /EE/ x /IH/ 🎧
Minimal Pairs: /AA/ X /EH/ 🎧
Minimal Pairs: /AH/ X /AA/ 🎧
Minimal Pairs: /EH/ X /IH/ 🎧
Most common mistakes: Fixed Vowels
Alexia, Analyzed - Fixed Vowels 💁🏻♀️
Feedback Session: Fixed Vowels
Week 2 Challenge: 15 Minute Conversation 🤭
Week 3: Moving Vowels
Introduction to Moving Vowels 📹
/AI/ as in try, nice, bye, right 📹
/OH/ as in no, go, show 📹
/EI/ as in hey, say, rain 📹
Beats: /EI/ 2 Syllables 🎧
Beats: /EI/ 3 Syllables 🎧
/OW/ as in now, how, power 📹
/OI/ as in boy, toy, choice
Alexia, Analyzed - Moving Vowels 💁🏻♀️
Feedback Session: Moving Vowels
Week 3 Challenge: Introduction 🏋️♀️
What do you do for work? 👩🏻💻
I'm a chemical engineer 👨🏻🔬
What did you study in school? 👨🏫
I studied business administration 📈
What do you like to do in your free time? 🏄♂️
I like to read books, go to the beach, and other things 📕
Alexia, Analyzed - Week 3 Phrases 💁🏻♀️
Week 3 Challenge Feedback 🎧
Week 4: Consonants
Introduction to Consonants: English is not that difficult 😅
Voicing: Understanding your voice box 📹
Quick note about consonant pairs...
Week 4 - Feedback session 👨🏻🏫
Alexia, Analyzed - Consonant Pairs 💁🏻♀️
Alexia, Analyzed - Vowels vs. Consonants 💁🏻♀️
Week 5: The Schwa Sound 🤭
Introduction to the Schwa 📹
Written Representations of the Schwa 📹
Stressed-timed language 📹
Beats: Schwa Two-Syllable Beginning 🎧
Beats: Schwa Two-Syllable End 🎧
Beats: Schwa Three-Syllable Variations 🎧
Soundtracks: Schwa Dialogue 🎼
Inglês Nu E Cru Rádio - O som mais importante em inglês 🎧
Week 5: Schwa Feedback Session 🙃
Alexia, Analyzed - Schwa Phrases 💁🏻♀️
Week 5: Schwa Challenge 🕺
Alexia, Analyzed - Explanation of the schwa sound 💁🏻♀️
Week 6: /TH/ Bite your Tongue! 👅
Beats: /TH/ at the beginning of words 🎧
Beats: /TH/ in the middle 🎧
Beats: /TH/ at the end of words 🎧
Minimal Pairs: /TH/ X /F/ Minimal Pairs 🎧
/TH/ Phrase Training #1 🏋️♀️
/TH/ Phrase Training #2 🏋️♀️
Soundtracks: TH Dialogue 🎼
Week 6: Feedback Session: /TH/ 👍
Alexia, Analyzed - TH Sound 💁🏻♀️
Week 7: How to speak in the past like a native 👍
Introduction to the past sounds in English 📹
The /ID/ Sound in English 📹
Soundtracks: Speaking in the past #1 🎼
Soundtracks: Speaking in the past #2 🎼
Feedback Session: Speaking in the past 🏋️♀️
Alexia, Analyzed - Speaking in the Past 💁🏻♀️
Week 7 Challenge: What did you do yesterday?
Alexia, Analyzed - What did you do yesterday? 💁🏻♀️
Week 8: The 3 T's of English
Introduction: The 3 T's of English
Beats: The 3 T's of English 🎧
Feedback Session: 3 T's of English 🙌
Alexia, Analyzed - The 3 T's of English 💁🏻♀️
Challenge: Which T is it? 🤔
T Challenge: Answer Key 👍
Week 9: The American R Sound 🤭
Intro to the American R 📹
How to Produce the Beginning R Sound 📹
Ending R and R Colored Vowels 📹
Soundtracks: R Dialogue 🎼
Feedback: The American /R/ 🏋️♀️
Alexia, Analyzed - /R/ Variations 💁🏻♀️
Challenge: Tongue-twisters to train the /R/ sound 👅
Alexia, Analyzed - /R/ Tongue Twisters 💁🏻♀️
Week 10: Final M & N 🙊
Final M & N Introduction 📹
Introduction: Final /M/ 📹
Introduction to Nasal Vowels 👃
Beats: /M/ One Syllable 🎧
Beats: /M/ Two Syllables 🎧
Beats: Final /M/ Phrases 🎧
Week 10 Challenge: Ask me Anything 🤔
Alexia, Analyzed - Final /M/ & /N/ 💁🏻♀️
Feedback: The Final /M/ and /N/ 💪🏻
Week 11: Questions? 🤔
Introduction to Questions 🤔
Questions: Have you ever? 🎧
Feedback: Any Questions? 💪🏻
Challenge: Creating your script 📖
Creating your script instructions
Alexia, Analyzed - Script Creation 💁🏻♀️
Week 12: The Dark L
The Dark L Introduction 📹
How to Produce the Dark L 👅
Dark L Minimal Pairs & Variations 📹
Beats: Dark L Words 🎧
Beats: P & B + L Combination 🎧
Beats: T + L Combination 🎧
Phrases to train the Dark L 🗣
Feedback: Dark L Phrases 🙌
Week 13: The scary /IH/ sound
Introduction to the /IH/ Sound
Comparison of the /EE/ X /IH/ sounds
Minimal Pairs /IH/ X /EE/
Minimal Pairs: /EH/ X /IH/
Como pronunciar o som do /IH/ em inglês
Como pronunciar o som do /IH/ em inglês (worksheet)
Challenge: Face your fears 😎
Week 14: Intonation & Imitation
What is intonation and why is it important? 📹
Why is intonation important: Clarity 😌
Why is intonation important? Connection 💏
Why is intonation important? Communication? 📢
How to train intonation? 🤔
Training intonation - The man in the arena 🎩
Challenge: Improvisation 💯
Week 15: Intonation Patterns
Patterns - An introduction 📹
Patterns - Asking questions 📹
Patterns - Making Statements 📹
Patterns - Challenge 🏋️♂️
Week 16: Habits 💪🏻
Why are habits important? 🤔
4 steps to habit formation ⓸
How to create good habits for your English 👍
Better English in 15 minutes a day 😲
Challenge - Your 15 minutes 🙉
Week 17: Tools & Techniques - Simple Concepts
Introduction to tools and techniques 🛠
How NOT to get stuck in English ✔️
Simple Concepts Part II 😊
Week 17: Simple Concepts Challenge 🏋🏻♂️
Week 18: Tools & Techniques - Complicated Conversation
Complicated Conversations 😲
Complicated Conversations: Challenge 🏋🏻♂️
Week 19: Tools & Techniques - Music
Introduction to learning with Music 🎸
Learning with music - the process 🥁
Resources for Musical Learning 🎶
Shape of You - Analysis 🙇♂️
Week 20: The End of Sound School
Week 20 - Private Coaching with Foster
Schedule Private Coaching Session with Foster 👨🏻🏫
Ask Me Anything Archive
What is the difference between laughed and left? 🤔
Is the US a perfect place to live? 🇺🇸
Why is it so difficult to have conversations in the beginning? 😲
Why don't more people know about Inglês Nu E Cru? 🙃
Why are R sounds so difficult in English?
How to improve phrasal verbs? 🙀
Are smartphone apps good for language learning?
Why does Inglês Nu E Cru not have a YouTube Channel?
Subtitles or no subtitles?
What should I do when native speakers talk too fast? 🏃♂️
How did you choose your profession?
Am I too old to speak English fluently?
How did you and Alexia meet? 💕
How to improve your writing skills? ✏️
Where should I start my travels in USA?
What does lose well mean?
What do I need to come in university in USA?
How do you organize your studies?
How do you start with a new language?
How do you create long sentences in English?
What are you favorite countries?
What countries do you want to visit?
What do you love about travel?
Accent & Pronunciation are the same thing?
Do Foster has any embarrassing moments when trying to speak Portuguese?
5 words to describe yourself, do you have it?
If you could change the world, what would you do?
I'm an introvert, what should I do?
What should I do when I dont have much money to invest in my English studies?
When you have Language Blocks
Music and Foster, what are his favorites?
I need help with the difference between the TH X GH sounds!
Why funerals in the USA are so different?
Do Americans believe in God?
What did you search last on your phones?
Where is Foster on social media?
Slang - informal and formal vocabulary
Qual é a diferença na pronúncia entre SEE e SEA?
Você precisa de um speech therapist para te ajudar com a pronúncia?
Quais são os conectores mais comuns em inglês?
Vocês acham o Google Translator uma boa ferramenta?
Quais são as diferenças de pronúncia entre TO, TWO e TOO?
Você gosta de usar flash cards para estudar?
O processo de aprendizado de uma terceira língua é mais fácil que a segunda?
Quais são as diferenças entre Degree, Certificate e Diploma?
Como que eu faço para deixar de traduzir palavras para português e como melhorar o processo de repetição para entender o real significado de uma palavra?
Como fazer para entender nativos de inglês que não sejam o Foster?
Live Coaching Recordings
Why is the pronunciation of the article "a" different?
Should you watch movies and TV shows multiple times?
How can you improve your grammar without studying with the traditional methods?
I have problems talking about my background?
How do we use the expression "ain't?
Live intonation exercise!
Inglês Nu E Cru for kids?
Sound School Live Class - 03/12