Well Said Intro: Pronunciation for Clear Communication / Edition 1

Well Said Intro: Pronunciation for Clear Communication / Edition 1

by Linda Grant
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1413005101

ISBN-13: 9781413005103

Pub. Date: 02/06/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Offering a lively and communicative approach for increasing pronunciation and speaking skills, Well Said Intro provides beginning to mid-intermediate students with the pronunciation and speaking tools they need to communicate in social, academic, and professional settings.

Overview


Offering a lively and communicative approach for increasing pronunciation and speaking skills, Well Said Intro provides beginning to mid-intermediate students with the pronunciation and speaking tools they need to communicate in social, academic, and professional settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413005103
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/06/2006
Series:
Well Said Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
1,033,692
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


UNIT 1. Getting Started. 1. Your Pronunciation Needs. 2. Setting Goals. 3. Syllables and Dictionary Basics. UNIT 2. Word Endings. 4. Final Consonant Sounds and Linking. 5. Syllables and -s Endings. 6. Syllables and -ed Endings. UNIT 3. Stress in Words. 7. Stressed Syllables - Nouns, Verbs, and Numbers. 8. Stressed Syllables - Suffixes. UNIT 4. Rhythm in Sentences. 9. Basic Rhythm - Stressed Words. 10. Basic Rhythm - Reduced Words. UNIT 5. Intonation in Discourse. 11. Focus Words. 12. Intonation: Rising and Falling. 13. Thought Groups and Pausing. UNIT 6. Connected Speech. 14. Change Sound in Connected Speech.

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