A Course in Phonetics
Provides a broad overview of the branches of phonetics for students with no prior knowledge. Ladefoged's 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.
- Paperback | 308 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 12.7mm | 385.55g
- 31 Jan 1993
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
- Florence, United States
- 3rd edition
- Further reading, sources, glossary, index
Table of contents
Articulatory phonetics; phonology and phonetic transcription; the consonants of English; English vowels and phonological rules; English words and sentences; airstream mechanisms and phonation types; place and manner of articulation; acoustic phonetics; vowels and vowel-like articulations; syllables and suprasegmental features; linguistic phonetics.