Listen to some practice sentences for reducing the unwanted schwa sound, and follow along reading the sentences below. Then try to repeat the sentences yourself, using the same pronunciation, prosody, and syllable stress.

Do you have some gum? I believe you. I have three dogs. She had lunch at 3 o’ clock. Does he have time to see me? They made tacos last Tuesday. I need some water. The lab coat needs cleaning. Do you have change for a dollar? The sad lady is over there. Give it to the man that is standing. I made it just for you. The kids slide down the banister. My mom has two sisters. My dad has one brother. We had a fun time last weekend. I have the report you need. Do you need some more information? The chicken crossed the road.

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