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A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL AMERICAN PRONUNCIATON  Segmental Features
Rastislav Metruk

A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL AMERICAN PRONUNCIATON Segmental Features

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978-80-554-1367-96.20186.78

zaradenie publikácie: Študijná literatúra

roky vydania: 2017

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This textbook is designed for Slovak and Czech university students whose major is English. It offers a succinct to the segmental features (speech sounds) of General  Ameracan (GA) phonetics. Presupposing no prior knowledge  of the topic, the reader is introduced to basic phonetic terms, production of speech sounds, and then to the individual vowels and consonants  of GA. Each chapter is accompanied by  exercises and review questions. In addition particular chapters also highlight the essential defferences the two  most widely taught English accents (BBC accent and GA accent), and provide the reader with fundamental information on pronuncation instruction A separate chapter discusses potential errors in English pronunciation, and includes a list of  frequently mispronounced Wnglish words by Slovak and Czech learners, along with possible mispronunciation examples. The finalchapter contains an English-Slovak dictionary of key phonetic terms. The textbook will prove udeful to all teachers and students of English, even  those who possess little or no knowledge of English phonetics, since the chapters include practical pronunciation examples of the topic they are concerned with.

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Contents

LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS

LIST OF SYMBOLS

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

PREFACE

1.          INTRODUCTION


1.1        PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY
1.2        PHONEMES VS GRAPHEMES
1.3        SEGMENTAL AND SUPRASEGMENTAL PHONOLOGY
1.4        ENGLISH ACCENTS
      1.4.1    BBC Pronunciation
      1.4.2    General American
      1.4.3    Estuary English

1.5        WHAT PRONUNCIATION MODEL TO TEACH
1.6        PRONUNCIATION OBJECTIVES
1.7        REVIEW QUESTIONS

2           SPEECH PRODUCTION

2.1        RESPIRATORY AND PHONATORY SYSTEMS
       2.1.1    States of Glottis
       2.1.2    Difference between voiceless and voiced sounds

2.2        THE ARTICULATORY SYSTEM
       2.2.1    Lips
       2.2.2    Tongue
       2.2.3    Larynx
       2.2.4    Teeth
       2.2.5    Alveolar ridge
       2.2.6    Hart palate
       2.2.7    Soft palate
       2.2.8    Pharynx

2.3  REWIEV QUESTIONS

3           VOWELS OF ENGLISH

3.1        DIFFERENCE BETWEEN VOWELS AND CONSONANTS
3.2        CLASSIFICATIONS OF VOWELS
        3.2.1    Vowel height
        3.2.2    Vowel horizontal position
        3.2.3    Lip positition
        3.4.1    GA short  (lax) vowels
        3.4.2    GA long (tense) vowels
        3.4.3    GA diphthongs

3.5   REVIEW QUESTIONS AND TRANSCRIPTION EXERCISES

4             CONSONANTS OF ENGLISH

          4.1.1    Place of articulation
          4.1.2    Manner of arisulation
          4.1.3    Voicing
          4.2.1    Stops (plosives)
          4.2.2    Fricatives (spirants)
          4.2.3    Affricates
          4.2.4    Nasal consonants
          4.2.5    Approximants (liquids and glides)

4.3          REVIEW QUESTIONS AND TRANSCRIPTION EXERCISES

5          SOME REMARKS ON TEACHING PRONUNCIATION

6          ERRORS IN THE ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION BY SLOVAK EFLLEARNERS

7          ENGLISH-SLOVAK DICTIONARY OF PHONETIC TERMS

KEY TO TRANSCRIPTION EXERCISES

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