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30 octobre 2007 2 30 /10 /octobre /2007 08:44

Two extracts from My Fair Lady (1964) showing the pronunciation of the letter 'h' and the pronunciation of the diphthong /ei/.
Musical play in two acts based on "Pygmalion" by Bernard Shaw, starring Audrey Hepburn (Eliza Doolittle) and Rex Harrison (Professor Henry Higgins)

  • Pronunciation of the letter 'h'

Tongue twister : In Hertford,Hereford and Hampshire hurricanes hardly ever happen
                            /in 'hɑ:tfəd 'herifəd ənd 'hæmʃə 'hʌrikənz 'hɑ:dli 'evə 'hæpən/



  • Diphthong /eɪ/

Tongue twister  : The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain
                             /ðə ˈreɪn in ˈspeɪn ˈsteɪz ˈmeɪnli in ðə ˈpleɪn/



Eliza Doolittle
(slowly with a perfect accent) : The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain.
Professor Higgins: Again !
Eliza Doolittle
(perfectly again) : The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain.
Professor Higgins
: I think she’s got it.! I think she’s got it !
Eliza Doolittle
: The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain.
Professor Higgins
: By George, she’s got it ! By George, she’s got it ! Now, once again ! Where does it rain ?
Eliza Doolittle
: On the plain! On the plain !
Professor Higgins
: And where’s that soggy plain ?
Eliza Doolittle
: In Spain ! in Spain !
Eliza Doolittle, Professor Higgins and Colonel Pickering
: The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain. Bravo ! The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain.
Professor Higgins
: In Hertford,Hereford and Hampshire ...
Eliza Doolittle
: Hurricanes hardly happen.
                   How kind of you to let me come !

Professor Higgins
: Now, once again : Where does it rain ?
Eliza Doolittle
: On the plain! On the plain !
Professor Higgins
: And where’s that blasted plain ?
Eliza Doolittle
: In Spain ! in Spain !
Eliza Doolittle
, Professor Higgins and Colonel Pickering : The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain. Ha! Ha! Ha ! The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain.

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anonyme 31/10/2007 17:39

Suuuuper!!! Ca donne envie d'aller voir le film!