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Clear Speech Student's Book - With CD

Clear Speech Student's Book - With CD - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0521543545

Cover of Clear Speech Student
ISBN13: 978-0521543545
ISBN10: 0521543541
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 05
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Published: 2005
International: No

List price: $32.00

Clear Speech Student's Book - With CD - 3RD 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0521543545

Judy B. Gilbert

ISBN13: 978-0521543545
ISBN10: 0521543541
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 05
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Published: 2005
International: No
Summary

A revised and expanded edition of a highly successful and innovative pronunciation course for intermediate and advanced students of English. As in the first edition, the emphasis is on the musical aspects of English: rhythm, stress, and intonation.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
To the student
To the teacher
Clear listening test
Clear speaking test

1 Rhythm: number of syllables

Sounds

2 Stops and continuants
3 More stops and continuants: grammar
4 Rhythm: stops and syllable length
5 Sounds: Voicing
6 Concentrating on sibilants
7 Rhythm: voicing and syllable length

Words

8 Stress: vowel length
9 Stress: vowel clarity
10 Word stress patterns

Sentences

11 Basic Emphasis Pattern: content words
12 Basic Emphasis Pattern: structure words

Conversation

13 Focus 1 : pitch patterns used for emphasis
14 Focus 2: emphasizing structure words
15 Intonation: pitch direction of questions
16 Intonation: thought groups (1)
17 Intonation: thought groups (2)

Appendix A Vowels
Appendix B Additional work on consonants
Appendix C Student's own dictation

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