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French Nasal Vowels

French Nasal Vowels – Prononciation des Nasales en Français

These sounds are mostly specific to the French language, however there is a word that is internationally said when someone does not understand something, it is the French word: “hein”. It is not easy to feel that this sound comes from our nose, so we are going to start with an exercise with the mouth closed, listen to the video.

1. Un, um, in, im, ein, ain:

Chien
Pain
Rien
Vin
Parfum

2. On, om:

Bon
Pompier
Ils vont
Mon

3. An, am, en, em:

Vent
An 2000
Prends-le
Banque

 

Pascal Dherve

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