PlayPhrase.Me, a fun way to study English intonation

Are you interested in English intonation? Do you want to understand how tone is used in different settings, and by different people?

Go to, type in a common phrase, and the site will play video clips from TV shows and movies, showing actors speaking your phrase.

I typed in “You’re the best” and found many examples of how differently people might say “You’re the best.” Men, women, teens, seniors, happy voices, angry voices, all using tone differently to¬†convey their message. has clips of 252,095 phrases, from 315 movies.

To see and hear actors saying “you’re the best”–just click on the following link., You’re the best