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Phonetics & Phonics

  • Accents of English: Volume 2by John C. Wells

    Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 48.00

    Accents of English is about the way English is pronounced by different people in different places. more...

  • Accents of English: Volume 3by J. C. Wells

    Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 52.00

    Accents of English is about the way English is pronounced by different people in different places. more...

  • Acoustic and Auditory Phoneticsby Keith Johnson

    Wiley 2011; US$ 49.95 US$ 43.29

    Fully revised and expanded, the third edition of Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics maintains a balance of accessibility and scholarly rigor to provide students with a complete introduction to the physics of speech. Newly updated to reflect the latest advances in the field Features a balanced and student-friendly approach to speech, with engaging... more...

  • Acquiring Phonologyby Neil Smith

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 31.00

    Using detailed analyses of cross-generational case studies, Smith explains the acquisition of language phonology by children. more...

  • Advances in Clinical Phoneticsby Martin J. Ball; Martin Duckworth

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 165.00

    Advances in Clinical Phonetics focuses on important developments in phonetic description. Recent years have seen increasing developments in phonetic description, in both instrumental and impressionistic approaches. Not restricted to the phonetics of normal speech, clinical phoneticians and speech scientists working with disordered speech, have been... more...

  • Affectivity in Interactionby Elisabeth Reber

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 135.00

    How do participants display affectivity in social interaction? Based on recordings of authentic everyday conversations and radio phone-ins, this study offers a fine-grained analysis of how recipients of affect-laden informings deploy sound objects, i.e. interjections ( oh , ooh and ah ) and paralinguistic signals ( whistle and clicks ), for... more...

  • Alliteration in Cultureby Dr Jonathan Roper

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 100.00

    Alliteration occurs in a wide variety of contexts in stress-initial languages, including Icelandic, Finnish and Mongolian. It can be found in English from Beowulf to The Sun . Nevertheless, alliteration remains an unexamined phenomenon. This pioneering volume takes alliteration as its central focus across a variety of languages and domains. more...

  • Alternative Sets in Language Processingby Nicole Gotzner

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 48.82

    This book presents a novel experimental approach to investigating the mental representation of linguistic alternatives. Combining theoretical and psycholinguistic questions concerning the nature of alternative sets, it sheds new light on the theory of focus and the cognitive mechanisms underlying the processing of alternatives. In a series of language... more...

  • Analyzing Sound Patternsby Long Peng

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 40.00

    This textbook shows students how to analyze phonological problems with a focus on practical tools, methodology and step-by-step instructions. more...

  • Approaches to Metaphony in the Languages of Italyby Francesc Torres-Tamarit; Kathrin Linke; Marc van Oostendorp

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 140.00

    This volume presents current work on a topic in Romance linguistics that still informs linguistic theory to this day: metaphony in the languages of Italy. Papers discuss fundamental research topics such as phonological opacity in the light of chain shifts, post-tonic harmony and consonant transparency, the role of morphosyntax in the typology... more...