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How to correctly pronounce these words, schneien and scheinen.

 

I am having difficulty making the words schneien and scheinen sound different when I say them. I am also having trouble distinguishing between the two when I hear them.

Any tricks or advice on saying these two words correctly, please.

For learning: German
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    http://www.dict.cc/?s=schneien
    http://www.dict.cc/?s=scheinen

    Well, if you have got problems with the pronunciation, take a closer look at the syllables:

    schnei - en [der Schnee]
    schei - nen [der Schein]

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