Diphthongs

Diphthongs
Diphthongs

Diphthongs are vowels that influence each other and become one syllable.

Diphthongs exist in English, too.

But in Spanish pronunciation, diphthongs can exit between two consecutive words; one that ends in a vowel and another that begins with a vowel.

Accuracy pronouncing diphthongs comes with familiarity of the Spanish language.

Listen to lots of native speakers to get a sense of how diphthongs are pronounced.

Examples: