Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

New from Oxford University Press!


It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

New from Cambridge University Press!


Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

Academic Paper

Title: The Influences of Chinese Regional Dialects on the Acquisition of English Pronunciation and Intonation
Author: Shisheng Liu
Email: click here TO access email
Institution: Tsinghua University
Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics
Subject Language: Chinese, Mandarin
Subject LANGUAGE Family: Sino-Tibetan
Abstract: This paper analyzes the influences of Chinese regional dialects in Shandong Province on the acquisition of English pronunciation and intonation.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Jinan, China
Publication Info: Shandong Foreign Languages Teaching
Add a new paper
Return to Academic Papers main page
Return to Directory of Linguists main page