Welcome to Stop saying… This is our new series which helps you stop making English mistakes. Each week we hear a problem from a learner of English and our teacher helps them out.
Today we meet a Brazilian student called Mariely who’s studying in London at Rose of York Language School. She’s having problems with an aspect of pronunciation called double contractions.
But what are double contractions? Helen from BBC Learning English is here with tips for you!
Watch the video and then do some practice activities.