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Video 7: world place names

In this video I give examples of English pronunciation of world place names, and the nationality of people from different countries.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8mL-1-dN3Bw&feature=youtu.be

Notes

England; English

Wales; Welsh

Scotland; Scottish

Ireland; Irish

France; French; Paris (Pah-riss); Toulouse

Germany; German; Berlin; Munich

Spain; Spanish; Madrid; Barcelona

Portugal; Portuguese (Poor-choo-geez)

Holland / Netherlands; Dutch (Duch); Amsterdam

Greece; Greek; Athens (Ah-thins)

Italy; Italian; Rome; Milan

Russia; Russian; Moscow

Iraq; Iraqi; Baghdad

Afghanistan; Afghan

Nigeria; Nigerian

India; Indian

China; Chinese; Beijing; Shanghai; Hong Kong

Brazil; Brazilian

America; The US; The USA; American; New York; Miami (My-ah-mee); California

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  1. navaz.v
    28/06/2012 at 7:08 PM

    thank u very much. . .thats very usefull video. . . .i’m from India. . Means i’m an Indian 🙂 capital is New Delhi, other important places. . .Mumbai, kolkotha,chennai,bangalore etc. . . Thank you once again. . . 🙂

    • 28/06/2012 at 8:33 PM

      Hello and thanks. Yes for some reason I didn’t do India, perhaps because the pronunciation is quite different.

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