Speaking Clearly / Edition 5

Speaking Clearly / Edition 5

by Jeffrey C. Hahner, Martin A. Sokoloff, Sandra L. Salisch
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070259194

ISBN-13: 9780070259195

Pub. Date: 09/01/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This edition of Speaking Clearly continues to be defined by its practical,proven,class tested methods. The careful presentation eases students into the more difficult aspects of voice and diction,giving students early success and rewards while minimizing discouraging failures. Drills target sounds close to normal conversation,words used are familiar and can be

Overview

This edition of Speaking Clearly continues to be defined by its practical,proven,class tested methods. The careful presentation eases students into the more difficult aspects of voice and diction,giving students early success and rewards while minimizing discouraging failures. Drills target sounds close to normal conversation,words used are familiar and can be phased into everyday use,practice is designed to be comfortable and not embarrassing. Designed for flexibility,the text allows instructors to reorder the chapters to suit their needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070259195
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
09/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
407
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION TO SPEECH COMMUNICATION
1.) Introduction
2.) The Speech Process
3.) The Sounds of American English
PART TWO: DICTION
4.) Improving Voice and Diction: The Basic
5.) The Consonant
6.) Diction: The Vowels and Diphthong
PART THREE: VOICE
7.) Voice Production
8.) Vocal Expressiveness
APPENDIX Dealing With Nervousness APPENDIX Guide to Foreign Accent APPENDIX Diagnostic Materials/Speech Checklist

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