Synopses & Reviews
This pronunciation text helps students achieve a near-native accent.
-- Teaches vowels, consonants, rhythm, stress, and intonation using principles of articulatory phonetics.
-- Provides precise illustrations of lip positions of vowels and consonants, along with a diagnostic speech sample.
-- Reinforces theory with numerous practice exercises that include phrases, dialogues, reading passages, and oral presentations.
-- Includes spelling patterns for ordinary words and academic words.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 242) and index.