Synopses & Reviews
The easy to understand approach builds on the basics, beginning with technical terms required for describing speech and transcription symbols before moving on to the phonetics of English and other languages.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -289) and index.
Table of Contents
1. Articulatory Phonetics. 2. Phonology and Phonetic Transcription. 3. The Consonants of English. 4. English Vowels. 5. English Words and Sentences. 6. Airstream Mechanisms and Phonation Types. 7. Place and Manner of Articulation. 8. Acoustic Phonetics. 9. Vowels and Vowel-like Articulations. 10. Syllables and Suprasegmental Features. 11. Linguistic Phonetics.