Sounds Right

Improve your pronunciation and learn how to read phonemic script with this interactive app.

Sounds Right is the British Council's first pronunciation chart for learners and teachers worldwide. This app is for the iPad.


  • Pure vowels are arranged the same way as in the IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) chart.
  • Diphthongs are grouped in rows according to their second sound.

Simple, clean interface with the sounds of English, Really useful for any learner of English and as a teacher, I’ll be using this a lot in the classroom. Thanks!”