Applied Phonetics Workbook: A Systematic Approach to Phonetic Transcription / Edition 3

Applied Phonetics Workbook: A Systematic Approach to Phonetic Transcription / Edition 3

by Harold T. Edwards, Alvin L Gregg, Alvin L. Gregg
     
 


Becoming proficient in phonetics takes practice, practice, and more practice. The Applied Phonetics Workbook provides just the resources to allow you to practice and hone your transcription skills. The three audio CDs that accompany the workbook provide a wide variety of transcription exercises. Exercises begin at a very basic level and build as your skills… See more details below

Overview


Becoming proficient in phonetics takes practice, practice, and more practice. The Applied Phonetics Workbook provides just the resources to allow you to practice and hone your transcription skills. The three audio CDs that accompany the workbook provide a wide variety of transcription exercises. Exercises begin at a very basic level and build as your skills improve and develop.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780769302614
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/13/2003
Edition description:
PACKAGE
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
485,762
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents


For the Student. Acknowledgements. Part I Mastering the Basics. Section 1 The Phonetic Alphabet: An Overview. Section 2 Consonants, Vowels. Section 3 Sound Variations in Phonetic Contexts, Registers, and Dialects. Section 4 Consonants, Vowels and Diphthongs. Section 5 Consonants, Vowels and Diphthongs. Section 6 Vowels and Diphthongs. Section 7 Stress in American English. Section 8 Transcribing More Allophonic Variations: Diacritics. Part II Advanced Transcription. Section 9 Transcribing Connected Speech. Section 10 Transcribing Dialect Differences. Section 11 Transcribing Non-Native Speech. Section 12 Transcribing Phonologically Disordered Speech. Section 13 Using Alternative Transcription Systems. Section 14 Putting It All Together: A Review of General Concepts. References. Appendix A Printed and Handwritten Symbols. Appendix B Selected Answers to Some Transcription Exercises. Appendix C Comparison of Commonly Used Phonetic Alphabets. Index. Flash Cards.

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