Can someone please guide me in the direction where I can learn to properly pronounce 'V' and 'B' so that each letter I pronounce is clear?
I have a slight Spanish accent, in case anyone needs to know.
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Are you able to pronounce the letter "f"? Because both "f" and "v" are labiodental fricative consonants. The only difference is that "v" is voiced.
How do you get better? Practice. Say fricative words over and over until you can distinctly identify how to produce the voiced consonant ("v") and the voiceless consonant ("f"). Take these words for example:
And then, consider these words:
All the words in both sets above are pronounced by pressing your top teeth against your bottom lip and doing one of two things: