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Test your understanding of the English lesson by answering these questions. You will get the answers and your score at the end of the quiz.
Choose the compound noun.

Choose the compound noun.

Choose the compound noun.

Choose the compound noun.

What is "pronunciation stress"?

Which part of a compound noun do we usually say louder and longer?

What part of "bedroom" do we say louder and longer?

What part of "haircut" do we say louder and longer?

What part of "blackboard" do we say louder and longer?

What part of "football" do we say louder and longer?


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223 Comments on “Sound like a Native Speaker: Compound Nouns”


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I AM happy. Tanks, Emma. Good class

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

    For all people here Ladies and Gentlemen I hope there is anybody wants to practice her/his English with me voice chat :)
    my Skype is khalid_3adel
    Regards

    Wednesday, May 13th 2015

      Where are you from?

      Friday, July 22nd 2016

Thank you very much dear Emma

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

It is nice to meet teacher like you Emma

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

thank you so much for that lesson

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

Very clear lesson. Thanks

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

    wonderful dream!

    Sunday, May 17th 2015

thank you, 10/10

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

Excellent pronunciation tip for pronouncing compound nouns correctly.

Sample sentences helped me to understand much better how these nouns work in context.

Thankful for your great work Emma, Regards.

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

Great lesson, thanks very much.

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

This will most definitely help me improve my understanding English. Thank you a lot!

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

thank you very much, you`re the best.

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

My first 10/10 score at EngVid!!! Finally :)

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

I got 10 correct out of 10! Your teaching was easy to understand. Thank you, Emma :D

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

Thank you Emma, everyone got a perfect score.

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

The others that I’m sorry but you are the better, Emma!

Thanks

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

    you are the best . dear

    Saturday, August 15th 2015

It’s Cool.. Hurrray. I got 10 correct out of 10. it’s simple. Nothing’s way over my head about this Lesson. Thx a ton Emma. Thumbs up for ur Teaching.(^.^)

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

I am happy so far.I will acquire more skills and techniques in English at the end of the course.Thanks

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

thank you so much, it’s a great tip :)

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

Oh it’s easy tnx!

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

it is really interesting and quite handy. thanx Emma

Thursday, May 7th 2015

usefully, thanks

Thursday, May 7th 2015

can you tell me how to pronounce these words; THOUGHT, DOUBT, and TAUGHT !
thanks in advance Emma.

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Come on Bob grab your SUNglasses and let’s go play a FOOTball game at the pink SUNrise (weird the dawn in Toronto is pink???)

Thursday, May 7th 2015

thank you

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Thank you Emma I got 9 correct out of 10 item . I am going to follow your lesson. It is useful material.

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Thanks Emma ,
This lesson let me know how to prononuce the compound nouns correctly .

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Hi, Emma, I really would like to thank you so much!!!I’ve learnt a lot from you!

Thursday, May 7th 2015

thank you teacher Emma

Thursday, May 7th 2015

I got 100,Emma.

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Thank you, Emma. I’m improving a lot my pronunciation!

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Just want to say thank you for letting me brush up on my grammar.

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Thanks Emma, I have all right.

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Great class Emma! Thank you!

Thursday, May 7th 2015

I want to join skype group can u help me

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Thank you Emma. Now, I have another skill. :)

Thursday, May 7th 2015

    can u help me to make a long conversation with you

    Wednesday, February 10th 2016

Thank you teacher, it will be useful in my English. A question, It is American English?

Thursday, May 7th 2015

i got 100

Thursday, May 7th 2015

Great lesson , thank you .

Thursday, May 7th 2015

It was funny, but I think that it was a little confused but only for the words.

Friday, May 8th 2015

Hi Emma thanks a lot for all you doing. I like the way you teach english i love all your class. Att:Pancho

Friday, May 8th 2015

Thank you, Emma. I got 100

Friday, May 8th 2015

Thank you! It was a great lesson at the begining of the day- another day in my perid of learning English)

Friday, May 8th 2015

I like your video…Dats amazing. Thank You Emma!!

Friday, May 8th 2015

very helpful lesson

Friday, May 8th 2015

So the correct pronunciation is: “ÉngVid” and not “ÉngVíd” (or “EngVíd”), right? ;-)

Friday, May 8th 2015

it’s really a useful lesson.
Thousands of thanks Emma!

Friday, May 8th 2015

i dont know why, but i cant put a comment here. my comment is always moderated!

Friday, May 8th 2015

    This should help!

    Friday, May 8th 2015

      do you moderate all comments before we can see them pop up here?

      Saturday, May 9th 2015

thank you Emma

Friday, May 8th 2015

    we can try chat voice together :)
    my Skype is khalid_3adel
    Regards

    Wednesday, May 13th 2015

Thanks Ema interesting topic

Friday, May 8th 2015

thanks Emma your best teacher

Friday, May 8th 2015

I am 90 %

Friday, May 8th 2015

Omg out of 10, I got 4 ☺️

Friday, May 8th 2015

Thank you very much! It is a very interesting lesson!

Friday, May 8th 2015

Thank you EMMA

Friday, May 8th 2015

I got 10 correct out of 10. I am a boss!

Friday, May 8th 2015

Thank you

Friday, May 8th 2015

good work

Friday, May 8th 2015

Very good

Friday, May 8th 2015

thank you very much, Emma

Friday, May 8th 2015

Thank you teacher. You are the best!

Saturday, May 9th 2015

Very Nice… But, end of this video’s Subtitle showing
“she pays football”……

Saturday, May 9th 2015

I got 90%..

Saturday, May 9th 2015

hello mrs emma
i add to your student my teacher.

Saturday, May 9th 2015

thank you teacher 10/10

Saturday, May 9th 2015

Dear Emma, I like your class a lot. I think you are an excellent teacher because you have great knowledge about the language and you have a nice voice. Congratulations!! I am so glad for learning with you. Have a nice day!!

Saturday, May 9th 2015

thank you for your video teacher.

Saturday, May 9th 2015

thank you so much for

Saturday, May 9th 2015

thanks emma. Stress is an important point for all ESL students to speak as native as native speakers :)

Saturday, May 9th 2015

Hi Emma and EngVid.com,
Wow! I’m very excited with all your lessons. Thank a lots for supporting English learning in many ways which come with YouTube video such as subtitles in multiple languages, the transcript of each lesson. Especially Great teachers. I really like them all. they made me learn English more easily. I think I could be a fluent English speaker very soon.

Saturday, May 9th 2015

Thanks you emma

Saturday, May 9th 2015

Thanks, Emma!
I’m so happy when I get 100.
I got 100.
\o/

Muito obrigada!

Sunday, May 10th 2015

wow… 10/10. Thank you teacher. Very good class

Sunday, May 10th 2015

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i don’t how thank you

Sunday, May 10th 2015

As easy as pie :D

Sunday, May 10th 2015

I got 100. Thank you, Emma.. :)

Sunday, May 10th 2015

Nice tips!! Thanks Emma!

Sunday, May 10th 2015

10/10

Sunday, May 10th 2015

Thank you i loe these so much. untill later. take care.

Sunday, May 10th 2015

Thank you Emma you are the best.

Sunday, May 10th 2015

thanks Emma.

Monday, May 11th 2015

thank you very much Emma.

Monday, May 11th 2015

It was very,very easy. Thank you Emma.

Monday, May 11th 2015

Thank you for the lesson.

Monday, May 11th 2015

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Monday, May 11th 2015

Thank you so much. I can understand in easy way.

Monday, May 11th 2015

thanks mam. it was very helpfull for us.

Monday, May 11th 2015

Thank you Emma I got 10/10 good class!!!

Monday, May 11th 2015

great thank you

Monday, May 11th 2015

Emma! Thank you very much!

Tuesday, May 12th 2015

Thank You ! Emma this is very helpful to use. I got 10.

Tuesday, May 12th 2015

thank you ,nice teacher!!

Wednesday, May 13th 2015

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Wednesday, May 13th 2015

    Hi.I want to practice speaking English with you everyday.

    Saturday, December 19th 2015

Thank you

Wednesday, May 13th 2015

This great lesson I like it. Thank you so much, Emma.

Wednesday, May 13th 2015

tq

Thursday, May 14th 2015

Thank you, good lesson.

Thursday, May 14th 2015

I wish you all the best Emma
I learnt this meaning sentence from Rebceca

Thursday, May 14th 2015

Think you Emma it is a good lesson

Friday, May 15th 2015

Thank you Emma!

Friday, May 15th 2015

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Saturday, May 16th 2015

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Saturday, May 16th 2015

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Saturday, May 16th 2015

Thank you Emma that was nice

Saturday, May 16th 2015

10 / 10 ;)

Saturday, May 16th 2015

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Saturday, May 16th 2015

thank you very much, you`re the best

Sunday, May 17th 2015

what a easy!!Emma is the best!!greetings from Seville,Spain.

Monday, May 18th 2015

Easy manner makes the matters easier ,,,
Thanx Emma ,,

Monday, May 18th 2015

You are very well emma thank you very much

Monday, May 18th 2015

your class is really interesting Emma,I scored 10/10 ,

Regards,
Sooraj

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

I got 10/10.
Thanks a lot Emma for this lesson.

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

Thank you very much . It is very useful

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

Thank you Emma!

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

thanks a lot 10/10

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

Thank you a lot Emma

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

This subject is very important. Thanks Emma!

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

Arghhhh. My English so bad

Wednesday, May 20th 2015

As my understanding we usually stress the first word only with compound noun but it’s not be used with normal word. Am I right?

Wednesday, May 20th 2015

I got 10 correct out of 10. Thank you very much.

Wednesday, May 20th 2015

Thanks :)

Thursday, May 21st 2015

You are the my good teacher

Friday, May 22nd 2015

i feel not afraid english. co i’m happy an

Friday, May 22nd 2015

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Friday, May 22nd 2015

    sure

    Saturday, May 23rd 2015

    sure ngoc anh 1996

    Wednesday, May 27th 2015

I will always love the way you teach… Soo clear!!.. Easy to remember!! Thank you!! I’ve learned a lot from you!;)

Saturday, May 23rd 2015

Hi.. How are you? I am your new student.

Saturday, May 23rd 2015

I have no idea..

Saturday, May 23rd 2015

i got 10 correct out of 10

Sunday, May 24th 2015

please i want rules about intonation like ,what kinds of sentences or questions have rising or falling patterns.

Sunday, May 24th 2015

Thanks :)

Sunday, May 24th 2015

Thanks for the lesson

Sunday, May 24th 2015

Well done :)
Thanks

Sunday, May 24th 2015

It was easy but very important.

Tuesday, May 26th 2015

thank you Emma I got 10 out of 10 I like your performance in teaching and I love you my teacher

Wednesday, May 27th 2015

Thank you…

Wednesday, May 27th 2015

Teacher, It’s interesting :)

Sunday, May 31st 2015

Thank you teacher. I got 100.
Thank you!

Sunday, May 31st 2015

i’m so satisfied,congratulation Emma,you are wonderful

Sunday, May 31st 2015

thanks emmai have got 10/10

Monday, June 1st 2015

It always good to watch your videos Emma. Thanks a lot!

Monday, June 1st 2015

I didn’t understand this question:

Which part of a compound noun do we usually say louder and longer?

Specially this: louder and longer ?
Why did you use the ‘and’ here ?

Wednesday, June 3rd 2015

Hi teacher. thank you very much for your lesson.

Thursday, June 4th 2015

thanks a lot!!!!!!!!! You make me enjoys learning English!

Friday, June 5th 2015

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Saturday, June 6th 2015

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Monday, June 8th 2015

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Wednesday, June 10th 2015

Thank youuuu :)

Thursday, June 11th 2015

thanks my techer Emma

Thursday, June 11th 2015

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Friday, June 12th 2015

I love this website, because it helps us to improve our english language. congratulations teachers!

Friday, June 12th 2015

hi Emma

could you mind to answer me?”is there any possibility to get online classes from u.

Sunday, June 14th 2015

Great examples Emma!!!
Thanks.

Monday, June 15th 2015

thank you emma , you are a really good teacher!!!

Tuesday, June 16th 2015

nice teacher I got the Point thank you

Wednesday, June 17th 2015

thank u so much for the class!!

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015

Thanks .nice teacher

Wednesday, June 24th 2015

Thanks Emma.

Thursday, June 25th 2015

thanks a lot. its really helpful.

Friday, June 26th 2015

thanks a lot .

Monday, June 29th 2015

Very good lesson! Thanks Emma!

Monday, June 29th 2015

thank you so much EMMA

Friday, July 3rd 2015

WoW I’ve got 10.
Very, very good lesson Emma.
Thx a lot

Saturday, July 4th 2015

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Saturday, July 4th 2015

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Saturday, July 4th 2015

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Sunday, July 5th 2015

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Sunday, July 5th 2015

Hi, Emma thanks for you teach me a litte English I’m beginner in this program but I hope to learn more sorry my grammar is it not good.

Tuesday, July 7th 2015

hi emma thank you for your lesson . but there is something i want to ask . are you pregnant .

Friday, July 10th 2015

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Sunday, July 12th 2015

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Sunday, July 12th 2015

thank u i get 10/10

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015

It was very interest:-)

Sunday, July 26th 2015

I loved very much that’s lesson! Thanks Emma!

Monday, August 10th 2015

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Tuesday, August 11th 2015

thankyou, 10/10

Saturday, August 15th 2015

Many Thanks, Emma!

Thursday, August 20th 2015

Thank you.For your advice about compound nouns. My test is 10 scores. Good job!

Monday, August 24th 2015

Thanks Emma ! Keep coming up with such helpful classes. take care.

Tuesday, August 25th 2015

you’re my favourite teacher <3
u really help me a lot .. thank you

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015

thanks,i learn a lot.

Saturday, September 5th 2015

thanks emma for help, thnks alot

Thursday, September 10th 2015

Thank you, Emma. I’m improving my English little by little

Wednesday, September 23rd 2015

i am really happy to jooin this. Hmm i really want to sound like A Native speaker

Thursday, October 1st 2015

Thank you, Emma! :)

Tuesday, October 6th 2015

Thank you very much for good lesson.

Wednesday, October 7th 2015

Thank you, Emma!

Tuesday, October 13th 2015

u tnkz ma dear english teacher emma but i wonna some one practiceenglish

Friday, November 6th 2015

Thanks Emma. This video is useful for me!

Wednesday, November 18th 2015

Thank you,Emma.This is very helpful.

Friday, November 27th 2015

Thank you Emma. Your VDO lessons very interested.

Sunday, December 6th 2015

thank you emma!

Tuesday, December 15th 2015

10/10. Thanks a lot.

Wednesday, January 13th 2016

I got 100%! :D but actually I should to know more compound nouns ;)

Monday, January 18th 2016

Emma you are a good teacher

Tuesday, January 19th 2016

Thanks Emma very easy to understand.

Friday, January 22nd 2016

Emma you’re a very good teacher, thanks.

Thursday, January 28th 2016

Thanks a lot. Your lectures are very easy and interest. see u soon. Bye^^

Friday, January 29th 2016

Thank you very much for all your work! Very Nice teacher :)

Monday, February 1st 2016

thank you emma.

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016

Emma, great class

Tuesday, March 22nd 2016

Great lesson. Thank you Emma

Wednesday, March 30th 2016

It’s great I killed the test and got 100 )))

Friday, April 22nd 2016

Thank you Emma, nice way I really like it

Monday, May 9th 2016

very well ..

Friday, May 13th 2016

My English got improved by listening your videos !!!!
Thanks Emma !!!

Friday, May 20th 2016

I have got 100% marks !!

Friday, May 20th 2016

thanks Emma.
I am really enjoy learning from you.
you’re a good teacher.

Saturday, May 21st 2016

I found out that I have been pronounce these words correctly all the time, but now I know that there’s the certain rule which relates to all compound nouns. Thanks, Emma

Thursday, June 2nd 2016

I need more knowledge about pronunciation

Wednesday, June 22nd 2016

hello Emma .. thank you for the lesson ..
I have a question how can we pronounce world and word ? it is the same way of pronounciation ?thanks in advance :)

Wednesday, July 13th 2016

thanks Emma
My best teacher

Thursday, July 14th 2016

thank you a lot

Thursday, July 14th 2016

Hey Emma!!! this is the first video that I watch and I loved it, you’re a really good teacher, Imma watch more videos, bye!!!

Saturday, August 6th 2016
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