Welcome to this lesson on the American English /ɹ/ sound! This sound is crucial for non-native speakers to master, as it is a fundamental part of the American English accent. It is commonly referred to as the "American R" and is distinct from the R sounds found in many other languages. By learning to pronounce this sound accurately, you will significantly improve your overall pronunciation and be one step closer to sounding like a native speaker.

So let's dive into the world of the /ɹ/ sound and get started!