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Irina rated it it was amazing Jul 13, Catford is widely regarded as the leading practical phonetician of our time, and is currently Professor Emeritus of Linguistics at the University of Michigan. An excellent undergraduate-level introduction to phonetics.
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However, its concentration on segmental features of speech at the expense of suprasegmentals, and the fact that it deals with several physiological possibilities which are not widespread in languages of the world, mean that its usefulness for ESL teachers is limited. Informed throughout by recent research in aerodynamics and phonetocs, this highly practical text is ideal for courses in introduction to phonetics and will be of phinetics to a wide range of students and teachers of languages, linguistics, speech therapy, and anthropology.
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A Practical Introduction to Phonetics by J.C. Catford
This second edition of A Practical Introduction to Phonetics features a new format and text design; updated practicql of phonetic symbols in line with the latest International Phonetic Alphabet Chart ; a revised further reading section that includes recent publications; and additional references to several important new publications.
Diachronic Syntax Ian Roberts. Monday – Friday, 8: Few would deny this. Foundations, Challenges, Misunderstandings Daniel P.
It is thus very suitable for undergraduate courses in phonetics and for v such as speech therapists. Refresh and try again. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Shuna rated it it was amazing Oct 18, The explanation of phonetic concepts takes the form of experiments which the reader is invited to perform using his own vocal apparatus. Go directly to our online catalogue.
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Book ratings by Goodreads. It systematically covers all types of speech modification breath, voice, whisper, creakarticulation the ways in which the air stream Now in practicwl new edition, this unique interactive introduction to the study of phonetics shows students how to examine practifal entire range of human sounds through a series of introspective experiments carried out in their own vocal tracts.
Previous Publication Date s November Rachel rated it liked it Mar 02, Natural Language Syntax Peter W. The rationale is that the reader may learn only so much from verbal descriptions, but that his understanding will be deeper if it is based on introspection and investigation of his own performance, with the aim of bringing articulatory practtical under conscious control.
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Linguistic Typology Jae Jung Song. Click HERE to register. The margins are very wide and the paper quality is perfect for writing notes in pencil. A basic catfore of general phonetics, Catford argues, is of use to introductoin groups: This second edition of A Practical Introduction to Phonetics features a new format and text design; updated use of phonetic symbols in line with the latest International Phonetic Alphabet Chart ; a revised further phoneticss section that includes recent publications; and additional references to several important new publications.
The International Phonetic Alphabet ; Index show more. He has wide and varied teaching experience, having worked for several years for the British Council in Greece, Egypt, and Palestine, and subsequently in the Universities of Edinburgh and Michigan.
Prosodic features ; The International Phonetic Alphabet Index. Lists with This Book. Martin rated it liked it Mar 01, This book is an introduction to general phonetics which explores phonstics entire range of human sounds, systematically covering all types of modification of speech breath, voice, whisper, creak, etc.