is a basic element of American English Pronunciation.
In a dictionary, words are given in isolation.
In natural speech, however, you don’t say words separately.
You connect words together.
You link them.
And now it’s your turn.
Listen to each audio.
Which sentence do you hear?
pattern 1: consonant sound + vowel sound
pattern 1: word final -ed /dId/ + vowel sound
pattern 1: word final /s, z, Iz/ + vowel sound
pattern 2: vowel sound /y, w/ + vowel sound
pattern 3: consonant + same consonant
pattern 4: t + y = /t͡ʃ/
pattern 5: d + y = /d͡ʒ/