How to Pronounce 'BELATED' - English Pronunciation


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word "belated". This word refers to something that happened later than it should have. A common use of the word is in the following phrase "Happy belated birthday," used by people who wish someone a happy birthday after the actual birthday. Synonyms for belated include late and overdue.

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So far this section has felt the most intuitive. With general communication being of personal importance to me, i'm always on the lookout for reasons a message may not be delivered successfully and how it could have been. To me, this is one of the most important pieces of teaching. You might know everything there is to know on a subject, but if you can't hold the attention, respect, or deliver the method effectively, then it wont matter. Gestures, voice, eye contact and seating as well as attitude and body language and more play a crucial part.