It’s a tricky one. That long ‘e’ sound in German.

It’s tempting to say ‘ay’ and make it sound like ‘name’ in English, but that isn’t quite right.

But neither is it quite like the ‘ee’ in ‘knee’.

The German ‘eh’ sound is right between the two. Part e, part a.

Well worth a bit of practice.

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