4-21 Letters to make words
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Survival course to learn English from scratch

1- watch the video. 2- watch it again repeating after the teacher. 3- read the transcript (optional), see if you understand. 4- watch the video again once or more times until you learn the lesson well. 5- now try to use some objects to reproduce the dialogue (more or less) so you can practise what you just learnt.

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- Tom, what's that? What are those things?
- These?, these?, these things are called "letters", "letters". This is an "E". This is part of the alphabet, [it's] called of the alphabet. A... A, B, C, D, [it's] called your ABC's, your ABC's, the alphabet. You use letters to make words, Ok? Here is a word. Ok?
- Tom, how do you say that word? How do you pronounce that word? How do you say that word? How do you say?
- Oh, that you say "food", "food", it's pronounced "food".
- Tom, what does that word mean? What does it mean? What does "food" mean?