February 8, 2007
Lesson 14: Pronunciation of 'r' sounds, Good Tippers
North Americans don't always have the greatest image abroad. However, at least we are known as good tippers. Michelle and Valdo tell about how they have to leave more tips than they do in Brazil, and it has been a tough transition. As to pronunciation, Valdo controlled himself to not call Michelle a "caipira" (hillbilly), but her "r" sounds are truly fantastic.
Download (right-click): tafalado_14.mp3 (MP3, 13:07, 4.61 MB)