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The sound structure of English

C. B. McCully

The sound structure of English

an introduction

by C. B. McCully

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Phonology,
  • English language -- Phonetics,
  • English language -- Phonetic transcriptions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementChris McCully.
    GenrePhonetic transcriptions.
    SeriesCambridge introductions to the English language
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1133 .M36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22679879M
    ISBN 109780521850360
    LC Control Number2008049136

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The Sound Structure of English provides a clear introduction to English phonetics and phonology. Tailored to suit the needs of individual, one-term course modules, it assumes no prior knowledge of the subject, and presents the basic facts in a straightforward manner, making it the ideal text for by: 5.

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This book is as much about phonological theory as about the phonology of English. It is primarily designed as a university-level text for use on intermediate and advanced courses, but it will be of value to anyone interested in recent theoretical developments in the field. The Sound Pattern of English (frequently referred to as SPE) is a work on phonology (a branch of linguistics) by Noam Chomsky and Morris presents a view of the phonology of English, and has been very influential in both the field of phonology and in the analysis of the English y and Halle present a view of phonology as a linguistic subsystem, separate from other.

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Recommend this book. Writers know that using the senses is a great way to make stories come alive. Use this comprehensive list of words that describe sounds when you write. According to Oxford Dictionary, to hear is to ‘perceive with the ear the sound made by (someone or something)’.

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The Sound Structure of English provides a clear introduction to English phonetics and phonology. Tailored to suit the needs of individual, one-term course modules, it assumes no prior knowledge of the subject, and presents the basic facts in a straightforward manner, making it the ideal text for beginners.

‘The Sound of English’ is a fully interactive pdf with the following features: •Audio: click on the icons next to each activity to hear the audio.

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If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the use of cookies on this website. The theoretical issues raised in The Sound Pattern of English continue to be critical to current phonology, and in many instances the solutions proposed by Chomsky and Halle have yet to be improved upon.

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Since sounds cannot be written, we use letters to represent or stand for the sounds. A grapheme is the written representation (a letter or cluster of letters) of one sound.

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