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Title:
English phonetics and phonology audio CD set
Author:
Roach, Peter (Peter John), 1943-
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Physical Description:
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780521797993
Format :
Audiobook on CD

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Summary

Summary

Recognised as the most practical and comprehensive text in the field of phonetics, this third edition of English Phonetics and Phonology includes revised transcriptions, a wider discussion of different varieties of English and an updated treatment of intonation.


Table of Contents

1 Introduction
2 The production of speech sounds
3 Long vowels, diphthongs and triphthongs
4 Voicing and consonants
5 The phoneme
6 Fricatives and affricates
7 Nasals and other consonants
8 The syllable
9 Strong and weak syllables
10 Stress in simple words
11 Complex word stress
12 Weak forms
13 Problems in phonemic analysis