Pronouncing American English : sounds, stress, and intonation / Gertrude F. Orion
- Orion, Gertrude F.
- Boston : Heinle & Heinle Publishers, 
- Copyright Date:
- 2nd ed.
- Physical Description:
- xxviii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
- Machine generated contents note: Part 1 An Overview: Sounds of American English -- English Speaking and English Sounds -- The Speech Mechanism -- Part 2 Stress and Intonation -- Syllable Stress -- Vowel and Consonant Length -- Content Words and Function Words -- Word Stress and Phrasing -- Intonation -- Using a Dictionary for Pronunciation -- Part 3 Vowel Sounds -- Vowel Chart -- /iy/ as in see; /I/ as in sit -- /ey/ as in pay; /ε/ as in met -- /æ/ as in cat -- /a/ as in not -- /ay/ as in buy -- /aw/ as in now -- /e/ as in up -- /er/ as in sir -- /cy/ as in boy -- /c/ as in all -- /ow/ as in no -- /uw/ as in do; /u/ as in book -- Part 4 Consonant Sounds -- Consonant Chart -- /l/ as in like -- /r/ as in red -- /p/ as in pen; /b/ as in boy -- /t/ as in ten; /d/ as in day -- /k/ as in cat; /g/ as in go -- /f/ as in food; /v/ as in voice -- /θs;/ as in thin; /ð/ as in the -- /s/ as in see; /z/ as in zoo -- /&inf;/ as in she; /3/ as in pleasure -- /t&inf;/ as in child; /d3/ as in job -- /h/ as in house -- /y/ as in yes -- /w/ as in walk -- /m/ as in me -- /n/ as in no -- /n/ as in king.
- 0838463320 (alk. paper)
9780838463321 (alk. paper)
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