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By Paul Tench

Do you might have an apprehension of transcription? Are you daunted by way of the chance of studying and dealing with surprising symbols? This workbook is for college students who're new to linguistics and phonetics, and provides a didactic method of the examine and transcription of the phrases, rhythm and intonation of English. it may be used independently or at school and covers all of the pronunciation info of phrases, words, rhythm and intonation. growth is intentionally light with lots of factors, examples and 'can't get it wrong' workouts. It features a CD of audio recordings of genuine speech, which supplies back-up all through. The CD additionally introduces scholars to adaptations in accents, with 11 diversified audio system. Going past the transcription of phrases, the e-book additionally ventures into genuine discourse with the simplification structures of colloquial English speech, rhythm and intonation.

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