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Practice the short U, called the
schwa sound, with these readings.
The short U (schwa) is in bold print.
A mother does many things during the day. She helps her kids
wake up early and get some breakfast. When they come home from school, she pushes them to study and get their homework done.
During weekends, she often
takes them to parks and zoos. They learn about the earth and the wonders
of the world.
Most mothers never have enough time in the day to get everything done.
It is always wise to try to use the right words. When computers
were still new machines, many people made mistakes
with words by email. But once
an email is sent, it cannot be corrected
completely. It is much better to understand
the power of
words. This way, if you need to
make a negative statement, you can place it among
positive thoughts. This helps the
from your advice without
getting annoyed. Certainly,
it is good to be direct without
appearing rude. What person does
not benefit from using appropriate words
in the working world?
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