Can you say these English sounds? Practise saying words like ‘west’ and 'vest' which contain the consonant sounds /w/ and /v/.

Practise saying words with these sounds:

/w/           /v/

west         vest 

Listen to the audio and repeat: 


Task 1 - which word can you hear?

Task 2 - speaking practice

Practise saying these sentences:

  • That whale is huge!
  • The vine is very long and has a lot of grapes.
  • The sun sets in the west.

You can use your mobile phone to record yourself speaking. If you think you could improve, you can record yourself again.