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Patterns of Spoken English

An Introduction to English Phonetics, 1st Edition

By Gerald Knowles

Routledge

274 pages

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Description

First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents

Preface

1. Spoken and Written English

2. The Formation of Sounds

3. The English Sound System.

4. The Syllable

5. Rhythm

6. Words and Phrases

7. Accentuation

8. Intonation Structures

9. Colloquial Intonation

10. Conversation

Appendix

Index

About the Series

Learning about Language

Learning about Language is an exciting and ambitious series of introductions to fundamental topics in language, linguistics and related areas. The books are designed for students of linguistics and those who are studying language as part of a wider course.

This series was co-founded by Mick Short and Geoffrey Leech.  It is now edited by Brian Walker and Willem Hollmann who continue to consult with Mick Short.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAN000000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
LAN011000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Phonetics & Phonology