ENGLISH VOWEL AND CONSONANT SOUNDS TRANSCRIPTION There are about 20 vowels and 44 consonants in English language. Some of them are very difficult to pronounce. Let us take a look at them! SINGLE VOWELS PIT GOOD PET GIRL PAT MEAT POT CAR LUCK DOOR AGO TOO DOUBLE VOWELS DAY BEAR SKY TOUR BOY GO BEER COW CONSONANTS There are only 7 sounds that can cause difficulties to read. Think That Ring Shop Leisure Chop Jump And now let us read the text in transcription. 'lænd əv ‘lɒs ən ‘geɪn | ‘fɔ:tju:nz ‘daʊn ðə ‘dreɪn | ‘rɪʧɪz ‘stɪl rɪ’meɪn | ‘ri:’θɪŋk | ‘ri:’treɪn | ‘klaʊdɪə ‘wɪnz ə’geɪn | Land of loss and gain Fortunes down the drain Riches still remain Rethink, re-train, Claudía wins again. THANKS FOR YOUR ATTENTION!