For English learners, pronunciation is important. Not only does pronunciation affect comprehensibility, it also affects confidence. Help your Japanese-speaking students improve their pronunciation of American English by focusing on some of the most problematic sounds: /l/, /r/, /θ/, /ʃ/, /ð/, /z/, /b/, /v/. This document includes instructional recommendations, a phonemes list, a minimal pairs list, a tongue-twister list and a homework link. You’ll receive this document in an editable format, leaving you the freedom to personalize it for your students. Enjoy!