The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary English Pronunciation provides a comprehensive survey of this field covering both theoretical and practical perspectives on pronunciation. In 35 chapters contributed by leading scholars from around the world, this Handbook examines:
linguistic and historical background of sound systems and theoretical issues linked to sound changes;pronunciation acquisition and factors related to speech production;pronunciation research and applications to second language pronunciation;the link between pronunciation and other language skills including perception and other socio-cultural factors;pronunciation and its relation to World Englishes.
The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary English Pronunciation will be essential reading for anyone with an interest in pronunciation.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 600
Weight: 1202 g
Dimensions: 248 x 171 mm