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Title:
Pronouncing American English : sounds, stress, and intonation
Author:
Orion, Gertrude F.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Pacific Grove [Calif.] : Heinle & Heinle Publishers, [1997]

©1997
Physical Description:
xxviii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780838463321
Format :
Book

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Central Library PE2815 .O7 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Ideal for a complete course or as a pronunciation supplement, PRONOUNCING AMERICAN ENGLISH provides extensive activities to help college-bound students develop clear speech and appropriate intonation.


Table of Contents

Part 1 An Overview -- Sounds of American English Unit
1 English Spelling and English Sounds Unit
2 The Speech Mechanism
Part 2 Stress and Intonation Unit
3 Syllable Stress Unit
4 Vowel and Consonant Length

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