Now that you know how to sing September, you know how to sing remember. Now that you can sing remember, you’ll sound much better singing this:
While you’re singing along with CeeLo Green, can you hear the difference between the a sound that he’s singing in Crazy /ˈkreɪ.zi/ and the two contrasting a sounds that we heard in Japan?
Don’t ever assume that you know how an English word will sound just because you’ve seen how it’s spelt. Trust your ears then check with your eyes. Otherwise you really will make yourself crazy.
© Sing Better English, 2014