Level 4 Unit 4 Lesson05: What on Earth is a Schwa?

By the end of this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Be familiar with, and practice, the most common vowel sound in the English language: schwa.
  • Correctly spell some common homophones.

The Most Common Vowel Sound in English: Schwa

Homophones are words that are spelled differently but sound exactly the same. Study this series of common homophones. You will see how important it is to understand the context.