The few Spanish words that are common in English can serve as models for your pronunciation. Pronounce the word “taco.” The letter a is always pronounced like it is in taco . If you have ever heard a person speaking with a heavy Spanish accent, you may have noticed that they usually say a word like “hat” or “can” sounding more like the English words “hot” or “con.” That is because they are saying the letter a the only way it can be said in their language. The letter o is also consistently pronounced like it is in taco . You may notice that the o is shorter in Spanish and doesn't end in a wa at the end. Another word we have learned from the popularity of Mexican food is burrito . The Spanish vowels u and i are always pronounced like they are in the word burrito . The only vowel left to master is the
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wA, English word, taco. If, heavy Spanish accent