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Hi everyone! I’m Georgiana; founder of SpeakEnglishPod.com. My mission is to help YOU speak English fluently.

  • Today you’ll practice some pronunciation with the most popular fashion brands on the market. I’ll help you to pronounce these brands just like an American.
  • Later you’ll practice your listening with an interesting point of view story.

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 Before you continue listening make sure you get the text. Visit my website: SpeakEnglishPod.com and look for episode #041.

Now let the fun begin!

I’ll be giving you some information about each brand, and you’ll need to guess the name of the brand. Believe me, it’ll be fun!
Let’s get started!

1. Adidas
When you think of sports, what name comes to mind? I’ll give you a hint: it’s a German brand.
____________________________ (Answer my question.)

It’s Adidas! Adidas is a famous German brand that designs and manufactures shoes, clothing, and accessories. The founder named the company after his nickname Adi and his last name Dassler.

2. Armani
What’s one of the most popular and expensive Italian fashion brand? The name starts with the letter A. Can you guess?
__________________________ (Answer my question.)

Yes! Armani. And Giorgio Armani, an Italian fashion designer formed his company, Armani, in 1975. The brand is widely known for its men’s and women’s ready-to-wear accessories, glasses, cosmetics, and perfumes.

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