Synopses & Reviews
This second edition provides extensive activities to help college-bound students develop clear speech and appropriate intonation.
-- Vowels, consonants, stress, and intonation
-- Recognition and production activities
-- Paired communicative practice
-- Sounds in isolation, sentences, dialogues, and rhymes
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