English contains a number of sounds and sound distinctions not present in some other languages. Speakers of languages without these sounds may have problems both with hearing and with pronouncing them. Native speakers of ArabicTagalogJapaneseKoreanand important dialects of all current Iberian Romance languages including most of Spanish have difficulty distinguishing [b] and [v], what is known as betacism. This is present in some English registers—known as l-vocalization —but may be shunned as substandard or bring confusion in others.
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The first is the . PTE Academic is a computer-based English language test developed by Pearson Language Tests (PLT). This test is for non-native speakers of English who want to study at an institution where English is the principal language of instruction.