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The /ə/ Sound: English Pronunciation Practice Made Easy english vowels english ə sound

What is the Schwa /ə/ Sound?

First, let's look at a few examples of words with the English /ə/ sound:

  • about
  • among
  • different
  • moment
  • never
  • boxer

According to Rachel’s English, the Schwa /ə/ sound is made by doing the following:

"This vowel is always unstressed. The mouth position is a lot...

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