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Gimson"s pronunciation of English.

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Published by E. Arnold in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Phonetics.,
  • English language -- Pronunciation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPronunciation of English.
    ContributionsGimson, A. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1135 .G5 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1086899M
    ISBN 100340582650
    LC Control Number94010860

    This 6th edition comprises detailed revision throughout, with particular emphasis on those areas which have seen rapid changes in the last five years. These updates will ensure this volume continues to be an essential resource for anyone teaching or researching the pronunciation of English, especially with the continued development of on-line resources to accompany the book. Once I started reading it, I could not help but wonder if perhaps Erasmus was mistaken when he said "as no one is so good that he cannot be made better, so no book is so complete that it cannot be improved" letter to John Botzheim, Words in connected speech Standard and regional accents 8.

    Words in connected speech Availability: In Stock. I will definitely be referring my students to this informative material. Together with a pronouncing dictionary of English, this excellent update of Gimson's classic description of the pronunciation of English, now completely rewritten by Alan Cruttenden, should be on the bookshelf of every serious student or teacher of English. Together with a pronouncing dictionary of English, this excellent update of Gimson's classic description of the pronunciation of English, now completely rewritten by Alan Cruttenden, should be on the bookshelf of every serious student or teacher of English.

    Cruttenden has again done an excellent job in updating GRP so that it remains the chief source of information on the pronunciation of standard English and related accents for English teachers and phoneticians around the world. Verweise auf dieses Buch. The commentaries on articulation added to the MRI videos on the companion website are particularly elucidating. The new edition continues to provide valuable guidance on how to teach the sounds of English to foreign learners, for whom a new subsection on pronouncing dictionaries has been added. The historical background 7. I will definitely be referring my students to this informative material.


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Gimsons pronunciation of English. book

The description and Gimsons pronunciation of English. book of speech sounds 5. The production of speech 3. These updates will ensure this volume continues to be an essential resource for anyone teaching or researching the pronunciation of English, especially with the continued development of on-line resources to accompany the book.

In this updated edition, while the basic descriptive facts of the form and use of intonation are presented in the A further bonus to this important text is its extensive and attractive new Companion Website www. Sag's weiter!

Cruttenden's new edition will ensure that Gimson's Pronunciation of English will maintain its position as the most comprehensive and authoritative introduction to English phonetics for years to come.

Once I started reading it, I could not help but wonder if perhaps Erasmus was mistaken when he said "as no one is so good that he cannot be made better, so no book is so complete that it cannot be improved" letter to John Botzheim, I will definitely be referring my students to this informative material.

As with all previous editions of this classic work, great care has been taken to preserve the spirit of the original edition, such that 'Gimson's Pronunciation of English' will maintain its position as the standard reference book in the field for many years to come. Together with a pronouncing dictionary of English, this excellent update of Gimson's classic description of the pronunciation of English, now completely rewritten by Alan Cruttenden, should be on the bookshelf of every serious student or teacher of English.

Cruttenden's rejection of the term "Received Pronunciation" in favour of "General British" is, in my opinion, timely and his transcriptional revisions to certain vowel symbols reflective of current trends in General British pronunciation. These updates will ensure this volume continues to be an essential resource for anyone teaching or researching the pronunciation of English, especially with the continued development of on-line resources to accompany the book.

All this ensures that Gimson's Pronunciation of English will remain the most authoritative introduction to English phonetics for many years to come. The sounds of speech 4. The chapter on 'Standard and regional accents' has been expanded to accurately reflect changes in attitude to language standards, with a particular focus on recently recognised variation within a wider Received Pronunciation, such as Estuary English.

Words in connected speech The layout of the book is now more user-friendly with the use of text boxes to summarise key information and an accompanying website, www. Cruttenden's reputation as a phonetician plainly shows throughout the book. The production of speech 3.

In addition, many other sections have been substantially rewritten, including those on the syllable and phonotactics and on word accent, with new spectrograms added to improve the acoustic information. Reviews 0 This seventh edition has been revised throughout, with particular emphasis on those areas which have seen rapid change in recent years.

The chapter on 'Standard and regional accents' has been expanded to accurately reflect changes in attitude to language standards, with a particular focus on recently recognised variation within a wider Received Pronunciation, such as Estuary English.

Cruttenden has again done an excellent job in updating GRP so that it remains the chief source of information on the pronunciation of standard English and related accents for English teachers and phoneticians around the world. The commentaries on articulation added to the MRI videos on the companion website are particularly elucidating.

These updates will ensure this volume continues to be an essential resource for anyone teaching or researching the pronunciation of English, especially with the continued development of on-line resources to accompany the book.

This new edition considers the developing status of English as an international language and discusses the current debate about the idea of a global pronunciation standard as an alternative to Received Pronunciation and General American.

Words in connected speech Words Cruttenden has again done an excellent job in updating GRP so that it remains the chief source of information on the pronunciation of standard English and related accents for English teachers and phoneticians around the world.Jan 01,  · Since its first publication inGimson's Pronunciation of English has been the essential reference book for anyone studying or teaching the pronunciation of English.

This eighth edition has been updated to describe General British (GB) as the principal accent, rather than RP, and the accompanying transcriptions have been brought into line with recent c4/5(6). Since its first publication inGimson’s Pronunciation of English has been the essential reference book for anyone studying or teaching the pronunciation of English.

This eighth edition has been updated to describe General British (GB) as the principal accent, rather than RP, and the accompanying transcriptions have been brought into. Feb 13,  · Since its first publication inGimson’s Pronunciation of English has been the essential reference book for anyone studying or teaching the pronunciation of English.

This eighth edition has been updated to describe General British (GB) as the principal accent, rather than RP, and the accompanying transcriptions have been brought into line with recent changes in pronunciation.2/5(1).

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Pronunciation by Cruttenden

Publication. Since its publication, 'Gimson's Pronunciation of English' has been acknowledged as the standard description, both comprehensive and accessible, of spoken English: an essential book for anyone studying the sounds and tones of English or teaching English pronunciation and intonation to Author: Alan Cruttenden.