308 pages | 155 B/W Illus.
English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice provides a unique introduction to basic articulatory phonetics for students of English. Built around an extensive collection of practice materials, this book teaches the pronunciation of modern standard non-regional British English to intermediate and advanced learners worldwide.
English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice is essential reading for any student studying this topic.
English phonemic transcription key
List of phonetic symbols and diacritics
The International Phonetic Alphabet
Chapter 1 Basic Concepts
Chapter 2 Consonants
Chapter 3 Practice: Individual Consonants
Chapter 4 Practice: Consonant Contrasts
Chapter 5 Vowels
Chapter 6 Practice: Individual Strong Vowels
Chapter 7 Practice: Vowel Contrasts
Chapter 8 Weak Vowels and Weak Forms
Chapter 9 Practice: Weak Vowels and Weak Forms
Chapter 10 Consonant Clusters
Chapter 11 Practice: Consonant Clusters
Chapter 12 Connected Speech