Tutorial for embedding video with audio

I’ve offered to see if I can help a colleague put together a presentation using film clips. I want to make sure that, when she decides on which clips to use, I can get both the audio and the video to play. The examples for HTML5 tags seem to involve video or audio, but not both (in sync). I just want to make sure that I offered to try something that is doable. Is there a tutorial out there that can help me do a proof of concept?

The audio should be part of the video, so don’t worry: you just want the <video> element. If you want the videos to work in older browsers that don’t support <video>, you’ll need a fallback. There are lots of video players (scripts) out there that basically do everything for you. E.g.


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