Phonetics, phonology

    English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice

    By Inger M. Mees

    Paperback £23.68

    English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice provides a unique introduction to basic articulatory phonetics for students of English. Built around an extensive collection of practice materials, this book teaches the pronunciation of modern standard non-regional British English to intermediate and advanced learners worldwide. This book: provides an up-to-date description of the...

    Phonetics and Phonology of Geminate Consonants

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    This book is the first volume specifically devoted to the phonetic manifestation and phonological nature of geminate, or 'long', consonants, a feature of many of the world's languages including Arabic, Bengali, Finnish, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Malayalam, Persian, Saami, Swiss German, and Turkish.

    Understanding Phonology

    By Carlos Gussenhoven

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    Understanding Phonology, Fourth Edition provides a clear, accessible and broad introduction to Phonology. Introducing basic concepts, it provides a comprehensive account of phonological issues such as segmental contrasts; syllables and moras; quantity, tone, intonation and stress; feature geometry; and prosodic constituent structure. This new edition has been reorganized and revised...

    A Substance-free Framework for Phonology: An Analysis of the Breton Dialect of Bothoa

    By Pavel Iosad

    Hardback £62.46

    Presenting the first comprehensive analysis of the sound patterns of a Breton variety treated in a substance-free phonological framework, this book will enhance the understanding of Celtic phonology and offers a valuable reference for postgraduate students, academics and researchers working in phonological theory and Celtic studies.

    Second Language Pronunciation Assessment

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    This book is open access under a CC BY licence. It spans the areas of assessment, SLA and pronunciation and examines topical issues and challenges that relate to formal and informal assessments of second language L2 speech in classroom, research and real-world contexts. It will be of interest to anyone...

    Second Language Pronunciation Assessment

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    German Phonetics and Phonology

    By Sarah M. B. Fagan

    Paperback £44.96

    The first course book designed to engage students in the pronunciation of modern German by grounding practice in theory

    Phonology

    By Robert Kennedy

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    This accessible textbook provides a comprehensive overview of phonology, and is essential reading for students of linguistics. It contains many exercises that describe how to discover sound patterns in complex linguistic data, beginning with concrete introductory examples and progressing through a series of more complex phonological phenomena.

    Contiguity Theory: Volume 73

    By Norvin Richards

    Hardback £36.63

    An argument that the word order of a given language is largely predictable from independently observable facts about its phonology and morphology.

    Phonological Typology

    By Matthew Kelly Gordon

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    This book provides an overview of phonological typology: the study of how sounds are distributed across the languages of the world and why they display these distributions and patterns. Matthew Gordon analyses cross-linguistic data from a range of sources to gain insight into the driving forces behind a variety of...

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