By Peter Burleigh,Paul Skandera

this can be a absolutely built-in path publication geared toward universi-ty scholars of English within the German-speaking quarter. It offers a staged and obviously built introducti directly to the idea of pronunciati on mixed with a wealth of transcripti on routines and an accompanying CD. The publication calls for no past wisdom of linguisti cs. From the outset, it explains key options in easy-to-understand language, highlights keyword phrases within the textual content for simple re-view, and provides translati ons of some of the phrases into German. Additi onally, a thesaurus offers scholars with a convenient fast reference. The transcripti on workouts gui-de scholars from exploratory initiatives to simple transcripti directly to the extra challenging transcripti on of traditional discussion, and all routines are provided with annotated soluti ons. The ebook is punctiliously divided into classes and workouts that are controlled in 12 two-hour periods, leaving adequate ti me for overview and examinati on in a college time period of 14 weeks or more.

"a good based and easy-to-follow introducti directly to the fundamentals of the speculation of pronunciati on, followed by means of a gently designed set of practi cal workouts and a step by step transcripti on course"
(Snezhina Dimitrova, Linguist List)

Show description

Read or Download A Manual of English Phonetics and Phonology: Twelve Lessons with an Integrated Course in Phonetic Transcription (narr studienbücher) PDF

Best literary criticism & theory_1 books

Edinburgh Introduction to Studying English Literature

Now in its moment edtion, this tested consultant for starting scholars of literature has been up-to-date to mirror the newest in instructing and examine. scholars will realize the whole variety of literary kinds, kinds, theories and demanding options that are necessary to the research of literature. conscientiously chosen examples reveal precisely how a special thoughts for interpreting texts could be placed to paintings and utilized by means of scholars of their personal paintings.

John Donne (Critical Issues)

John Donne is now a robust candidate for the preferred Renaissance author after Shakespeare. What lies in the back of this longstanding and extending attractiveness? Paying tribute to the dwelling power of Donne's literary voice, and the kaleidoscope of social element embedded in his writings, Richard Sugg deals a colourful engagement with the author's paintings, existence and occasions.

Bilingual Brokers: Race, Literature, and Language as Human Capital

Examining Asian American and Latino literature, Bilingual agents lines the shift in attitudes towards bilingualism in postwar the USA from the point of interest on cultural assimilation to that of source administration. Interweaving the social value of language as human capital and the literary importance of English because the language of cultural capital, Jeehyun Lim examines the twin that means of bilingualism as legal responsibility and asset in terms of anxieties surrounding “new” immigration and globalization.

The Ode: Volume 31 (The Critical Idiom Reissued)

First released in 1974, this publication offers a worthy review to the ode. After introducing the reader to classical odes, it is going directly to hint the improvement of 2 significant varieties: the Pindaric ode and the Horatian ode. The booklet concludes with a examine of odes from the 19th and twentieth-centuries.

Extra resources for A Manual of English Phonetics and Phonology: Twelve Lessons with an Integrated Course in Phonetic Transcription (narr studienbücher)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.06 of 5 – based on 22 votes