Do you know the three ways to pronounce “ed”? How can you help your students figure out which words are pronounced with which?
Have a look at these words:
walked, used, hated, loved, coughed, stopped, hugged, loaded
Do you see a pattern that you can use to tell how to pronounce the ending “ed”? This video goes over that pronunciation pattern, and then it goes on to cover a very similar one for words that end in “s”. Finally I talk a bit about my language learning experiences and about using L1 in the classroom.