J C CATFORD A PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION TO PHONETICS PDF
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J.C. Catford () A Practical Introduction to Phonetics
The organisation and layout of the book is very helpful, the diagrams are great, and where this textbooks obviously stands out is in its practical approach by way of teaching correct pronunciations so that students have first-hand, introspective knowledge of the sounds they study. The History of Languages Tore Janson. He has wide and varied teaching experience, having worked for several years for the British Council in Greece, Egypt, and Palestine, and subsequently in the Universitie From back flap of “A Practicaln Introduction to Phonetics”: Catford’s book is an excellent practical introduction to segmental general phonetics.
Jakob rated it it was ok Jan 23, An excellent undergraduate-level introduction to phonetics. Very useful in learning all the possible sounds the human vocal system can produce.
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Review For further reading References Appendix: Table of Contents 1. He is author of numerous influential articles in phonetics, and of “A Linguistic Theory of Translation” and “Fundamental Problems in Phonetics” introoduction Mar 17, Michael Sorrentino rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Return to Book Page. Foundations, Challenges, Misunderstandings Daniel P. By actually articulating sounds and attending to the motor sensations they produce, readers acquire a deep, personal awareness of the principles of phonetic analysis and classification.
Martin rated it liked it Mar 01, Modaff and Sue DeWine. It is widely considered nowadays to be only a pedagogically convenient fiction see Roach, ; Faber,; Brown, A Practical Introduction to Phonetics.
Organizational Communication Michael W. Jan 06, Itsbecka rated it really liked it Shelves: By actually articulating sounds and attending to the motor sensations they produce, readers acquire a deep, personal awareness of the principles of phonetic analysis and classification.
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A practical introduction to phonetics
This theory held sway in the s and 70s but has gradually u eroded by the failure of investigators to find confirming evidence for the theory. That experiment is typical of those contained in the book, and demonstrates the componential approach adopted. I also loved An excellent undergraduate-level introduction to phonetics.
Informed throughout by recent research in aerodynamics and acoustics, this highly practical text is ideal for courses in introduction to phonetics and will be of interest to a wide range of students and teachers of languages, linguistics, speech therapy, and anthropology.
Stephen Nichols rated it liked it Oct 02, Sound systems of languages ; This second edition of A Practical Introduction to Phonetics features a new format and text design; updated use of phonetic symbols in line with the latest International Phonetic Alphabet Chart ; a revised further reading section that includes recent publications; and additional references to several important new publications. Lists with This Book.
Reviews “[A]n introduction to general phonetics that integrates the articulatory and the acoustic aspects of the subject in a way that few other introductory works do; that gives a comprehensive view of the whole subject. Review ; For further reading ; References ; Appendix: Jay Sean rated it it was amazing Oct 24, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
However, many might argue as to the extent and depth of understanding required by the ESL teacher.
Faith Patterson rated it it was amazing Oct 17, Brewer and Jim Westerman Request examination copy. The Best Books of Bolinger has criticised this traditional emphasis on segmentals succinctly as follows:.