How to Pronounce 'THOROUGH' - English Pronunciation


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word thorough. This word is used as an adjective and means being careful about detail. The word comes from the Middle English word thorow, which came from the Old English thurh.

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When we teach English we have to make sure we introduce the new language in a balanced way, this means we have to balance the introduction of new vocabulary, grammatical structures and language functions. Some lessons will focus on only one of these three, but other lessons will have a combination of two or all three of them. This unit explains how the specific vocabulary and grammar structures are selected. It also gives an example of a typical ESA lesson for introducing new vocabulary, grammatical structures and language functions.