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Phonetics & Phonics

  • Accomodating Brocolli in the Cemetaryby Vivian Cook

    Touchstone 2005; US$ 12.99

    "It is a damn poor mind that can think of only one way to spell a word." -- Andrew Jackson Weird or wierd? Necessary or neccessary? Recomend or recommend? English spelling is fiendish, but that doesn't mean you can't have fun with it. Accomodating Brocolli in the Cemetary is at once a celebration of spelling and a solace to anyone who has ever... more...

  • Acoustic and Auditory Phoneticsby Keith Johnson

    Wiley 2011; US$ 46.95

    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$ 30.00

    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$ 95.00

    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...

  • Analyzing Sound Patternsby Long Peng

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 35.00

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

  • The Arapaho Languageby Andrew Cowell; Sr. Alonzo Moss

    University Press of Colorado 2011; US$ 55.00

    The Arapaho Language is the definitive reference grammar of an endangered Algonquian language. Arapaho differs strikingly from other Algonquian languages, making it particularly relevant to the study of historical linguistics and the evolution of grammar. Andrew Cowell and Alonzo Moss Sr. document Arapaho's interesting features, including a pitch-based... more...

  • Articulatory Phoneticsby Bryan Gick; Ian Wilson; Donald Derrick

    Wiley 2012; US$ 102.95

    Articulatory Phonetics presents a concise and non-technical introduction to the physiological processes involved in producing sounds in human speech. Traces the path of the speech production system through to the point where simple vocal sounds are produced, covering the nervous system, and muscles, respiration, and phonation Introduces more complex... more...

  • Audiovisual Speech Processingby Gerard Bailly; Pascal Perrier; Eric Vatikiotis-Bateson

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 100.00

    Presents a complete overview of all aspects of audiovisual speech including perception, production, brain processing and technology. more...