A Course in Phonetics
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.
- Paperback | 336 pages
- 162.56 x 231.14 x 12.7mm | 408.23g
- 31 Aug 2000
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
- Florence, United States
- 4th Revised edition
- further reading, glossary, index
Table of contents
Part I Introductory concepts: articulatory phonetics; phonology and phonetic transcription. Part II English phonetics: the Consonants of English; English vowels; English words and sentences. Part III General phonetics: airstream mechanisms and phonation types; place and manner of articulation; acoustic phonetics; vowels and vowel-like articulations; syllables and suprasegmental features; linguistic phonetics; the international phonetic alphabet; feature hierarchy; performance exercises.