Sounds: The Pronunciation App

Sounds: The Pronunciation App

Por Springer Nature Limited

  • Categoria: Education
  • Data de Lançamento: 2011-06-29
  • Versão Atual: 3.42
  • Classificação de idade: 4+
  • Tamanho: 18.61 MB
  • Desenvolvedor: Springer Nature Limited
  • Compatibilidade: Requer iOS 6.0 ou mais novo.
Nota: 4.5
de 40 avaliações


The ultimate interactive English pronunciation tool, for both students AND teachers. Sounds helps you study, practise and play with pronunciation wherever you are. Based on the best-selling book 'Sound Foundations' by pronunciation expert Adrian Underhill, the app features a fully-interactive Phonemic Chart for both British and American English. You can look up and listen to words and phrases in the WORDLIST, plus record and compare your own pronunciation. All wordlists now come complete with definitions, powered by Macmillan English Dictionary Online. If you’re using a Macmillan coursebook, you can now buy additional wordlists directly inside the app. PRACTISE your pronunciation reading, writing and listening skills Test yourself with one of the pronunciation QUIZZES Use the phonemic TYPEWRITER for free practice LEARN with lesson plans, videos and top tips for teachers, and study hints for students *** Winner of the British Council ELTons Award 2012 for 'Innovation in learner resources'. The judges felt that “This is a great app – it is easy to navigate, user-friendly, thorough, and, I am sure, innovative.” *** COMPLETE FEATURE LIST: ► Interactive Phonemic Chart (British and American English) with high quality audio - tap to hear a sound, or tap and hold to hear the sound and an example word. ► Work in British or American English, and switch between them at any time. ► Vocabulary Wordlist (with over 650 words): - Phonemic transcriptions and audio - Record your own pronunciation - Purchase new wordlists from directly inside the app. Wordlists are available for popular Macmillan coursebooks, as well as topic-based lists. New wordlists feature vocabulary, phrases and audio recordings. - Turn stress marks on or off to view the primary stress mark in the Wordlist, Practice, Quiz and Type sections. ► Practice Activities (Listen, Read and Write). ► Quizzes (‘3 Minutes’ & '3 Lives' modes) for listening, reading and writing. ► Phonemic Typewriter for free practice. ► ‘Introduction to the Chart' video featuring Adrian Underhill. ► Three downloadable lesson plans for teaching with the Sounds app. ► Top Ten Tips for Teachers. ► Top Ten Tips for Students. ► ‘Teaching with the Chart' – complete workshop video with Adrian Underhill. ► Full Instructions. ----------------------------------------- *** Some of the great user reviews we’ve received: “Excellent app for teachers and students alike. Takes the guesswork out of pronunciation and helps with memorisation of the chart.” “I’m an ESL teacher in Mexico and cannot tell you how handy this app will be in my classes. I simply love it!” “I’ve been studying for a TEFL qualification and I wish I’d found this app sooner!” ----------------------------------------- For more information about the phonemic chart, the choice of vocabulary included in the Wordlists, and the benefits of Sounds: The Pronunciation App for both language teachers and students, visit the website at



  • Amazing

    Por Dirrod
    I liked it... If you want to improve your English, you have to study the English Phonetic.
  • Super

    Por FernandoGalvao
  • Ótimo

    Por Fsgomes
    Muito bom para quem estuda fonética do inglês, tanto americano quanto britânico.
  • Excelente ferramenta

    Por Robbat1
    Ferramenta ideal para estudar a fonética da língua inglesa. Vale a pena!
  • Ótimo App

    Por Jean Tomaz
    Este app ajuda bastante a conhecer mais a fonética da Língua Inglesa.
  • Teclado não funciona

    Por Nunes Deivid
    Comprei esse app, teclado dele não funciona, mandei um email pedindo explicações e me disseram que iriam atualizar agora junto com a nova atualização do ios e até agora nada!
  • Keyboard doesn't work

    Por Edna Brazil
    I want mu money back!
  • Weak

    Por Caio Coringão
    The very first word I've searched I couldn't find. The "type" mode is useless!
  • Very good!!!!!

    Por George Lins
    The best one!
  • Excellent app

    Por Elias Fernandes
    I am improving my pronunciation very fast with this app. Fantastic job. There is only a little bug when I try to correct a typemismatch in the begining of the word. If the developer need some assistance in this issue I can explain better via email.