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Hi everyone.
Welcome to The Ultimate German Pronunciation Guide.
In this lesson, you'll learn 10 German consonants.
b, tʃ, d, f, g, h, dʒ, k, l, m
These consonant sounds are identical to the ones in English, so they should already be familiar to you.
Are you ready?
Then let's get started!
The first consonant is...
b
Ball (ball)
Like the B in the word 'buy'.
b, b (slowly)
b, b (slowly)
The next consonant is...
Matsch (mud)
Like the tch sound in the word 'match'.
tʃ, tʃ (slowly)
tʃ, tʃ (slowly)
The next consonant is...
d
dann (then)
Like the D in the word 'dad'.
d, d (slowly)
d, d (slowly)
The next consonant is...
f
Fass (barrel)
Like the F in the word 'find'.
f, f (slowly)
f, f (slowly)
The next consonant is...
g
Gast (guest)
Like the G in the word 'goggle'.
g, g (slowly)
g, g (slowly)
The next consonant is...
h
Hass (hatred)
Like the H in the word 'hat'.
h, h (slowly)
h, h (slowly)
The next consonant is...
Dschungel (jungle)
Like the J in the word 'judge'.
dʒ, dʒ (slowly)
dʒ, dʒ (slowly)
The next consonant is...
k
kalt (cold)
Like the K in the word 'kite'.
k, k (slowly)
k, k (slowly)
The next consonant is...
l
lassen (let)
Like the L in the word 'last'.
l, l (slowly)
l, l (slowly)
The final consonant is...
m
Maus (mouse)
Like the M in the word 'must'.
m, m (slowly)
m, m (slowly)
Well done! You just learned your first 10 German consonants.
b, tʃ, d, f, g, h, dʒ, k, l, m
In the next lesson, you'll learn 10 more consonant sounds that are identical to the ones in English.
Was seeing the pronunciation illustrations helpful? Please comment and share your thoughts.
See you in the next Ultimate German Pronunciation Guide lesson!

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