How to Pronounce 'HOBBIT' - English Pronunciation


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word "hobbit". This word was invented by J.R.R. Tolkien for his 1937 novel "The Hobbit". Today, the word is widely known because of the immense popularity of J.R.R. Tolkien's books and the movies made from them.

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I have learned the importance of paying attention to sentence structure format. This will make it easier for me to prepare lessons for my non native English speakers to grasp the context. I have been made aware that I need to teach well and give a lot of examples to students so that they can understand better and remember how to use them in the future.The unit gives an explanation of using all of the four past tenses (Past Simple, Past Continuous, Past Perfect and Past Perfect-Continuous) with the examples and common errors. It also provides the information about games and activities which can be useful to teach students this topic. I found the unit really necessary for me to review the past tenses.