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Query Subject:   Phrasal-level pronunciation guide
Author:   Chad Nilep
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Phonetics
Phonology

Query:   Dear colleagues,

On behalf of a student, I am looking for a phrasal-level guide to the sounds
of spoken English, preferably featuring an audio component on tape or CD.
There are many word-level guides of the type I am seeking, used by students
to practice the sounds of spoken English. (Several ESL teachers here at the
University of Idaho recommend the Newbury House dictionary, which features a
pronunciation CD.) However, these word-level pronunciation guides offer no
aid for such issues as sentence intonation and sandhi. Any suggestions
would be appreciated. I will post a summary to the list.

Sincerely,
Chad D. Nilep
American Language and Culture Program
The University of Idaho
LL Issue: 10.1391
Date posted: 22-Sep-1999



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