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Principles of phonetics by John Laver

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Published by Camb. U. P. .
Written in English


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StatementJohn Laver.
SeriesCambridge Textbooks in Linguistics, Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics
The Physical Object
Pagination(744)p. :
Number of Pages744
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22229554M
ISBN 10052145655X

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This major new textbook is designed for readers who wish to pursue the study of phonetics from an initial to an advanced stage. It moves from a discussion of general concepts to a total of eleven chapters on phonetic classification, and it includes discussion of other issues such as the relationship between phonetics and phonology. There are illustrations from over of the Reviews: 1. Principles of Experimental Phonetics provides comprehensive coverage of relevant contemporary topics of importance to graduate students and professionals in speech-language pathology, audiology, speech, language, and hearing sciences, psychology, the cognitive sciences, and linguistics. This volume will also prove valuable to those involved in research on the speech . Principles of phonetics will be required reading and an invaluable resource for all serious students and scholars of speech and language.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema:description\/a> \" Underlying the apparent diversity shown by the thousands of mutually incomprehensible languages of the world, there is a remarkable, elegant and. Book Description. Principles of Phonetics is a major new textbook for all serious students of speech and language. It includes a total of eleven chapters on phonetic classification, and also discussion of other issues such as the relationship between phonetics and phonology. There are illustrations from over of the world's languages.5/5(1).

is a platform for academics to share research papers. Underlying the apparent diversity shown by thousands of mutually incomprehensible languages of the world, there is a remarkable, elegant and principled unity in the way that these languages exploit the phonetic resources of speech. It is these principles that Professor Laver sets out to describe in this major new textbook. Assuming no previous knowledge of the subject, it is . This fundamental text is a launching point for study in the field of phonetics. It introduces readers to the key elements in phonetic study, providing an overview of phonetic transcription, anatomy of speech production and perception, the physics of sound, properties of vowels, diphthongs, and consonants, stress and intonation, and connected speech.4/5(1). Book Description. English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice provides a unique introduction to basic articulatory phonetics for students of English. Built around an extensive collection of practice materials, this book teaches the pronunciation of modern standard non-regional British English to intermediate and advanced learners worldwide.