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Forvo is the largest pronunciation guide in the world, the place where you´ll find millions of words pronounced in their original languages.

Users can sign in and volunteer to pronounce words in their languages. Learners can verify pronunciation of words and phrases in the languages they study.

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Laura Franklin
Laura Franklin (Faculty)
9 years ago

This can be a very useful tools to hear a word or expression pronounced by a native speaker. It is useul to compare how a word's pronunciation may be different depending on the region. The site can be used by language learners, tourists, travelers and linguists.

The volunteer approach is  very appealing.

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