How to Pronounce 'PETULANT'- English Grammar


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word petulant. This word refers to someone being rude in speech or behavior. Synonyms for the word petulant include grumpy, snarky or tempered. The word comes from the Latin petulant meaning to go to and attack.

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In this unit I learned the subject of pronunciation. I know how I can use intonation and stress to emphasis the speech. And it also gives me some techniques and activities to help the students gain confidence when using the language.In the future, I will practice my pronunciation and check it before class to make sure my students can get the correct pronunciation.Unit 12 explains teaching productive skills. There are two productive skills; they are speaking and writing. Just like the receptive skills, these skills are equally important. These skills require accuracy and fluency. Accuracy is usually controlled by teachers while fluency is controlled by students though the teacher should set up the scenario for the students.