Free Shipping in the UK on over 5 million books in stock
Teaching Pronunciation By Marianne Celce-Murcia (University of California, Los Angeles)

Teaching Pronunciation
by Marianne Celce-Murcia (University of California, Los Angeles)

In Stock
£18,99
This thorough book, drawing on theory and practice, offers a comprehensive treatment of pronunciation pedagogy.
Only 1 left

Teaching Pronunciation Summary


Teaching Pronunciation: A Reference for Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages by Marianne Celce-Murcia (University of California, Los Angeles)

This thorough book, drawing on theory and practice, offers a comprehensive treatment of pronunciation pedagogy. Teaching Pronunciation offers current and prospective teachers of English a comprehensive treatment of pronunciation pedagogy, drawing on current theory and practice. An overview of teaching issues from the perspective of different methodologies and second language acquisition research is provided. It has a thorough grounding in the sound system of North American English, and contains insights into how this sound system intersects with listening, morphology, and spelling. It also contains diagnostic tools, assessment measures, and suggestions for syllabus design. Follow-up exercises guide teachers in developing a range of classroom activities within a communicative framework.

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in the UK
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

Teaching Pronunciation Reviews


'This book deserves to become the bible and workshop manual of teachers of American English.' IATEFL SIG 'Speak Out' Jan 99

Table of Contents


I. PRONUNCIATION INSTRUCTION IN PERSPECTIVE;1 The history and scope of pronunciation teaching; 2 What research reveals about pronunciation;II.THE SOUND SYSTEM OF NORTH AMERICAN ENGLISH: AN OVERVIEW;3 The consonant system; 4 The vowel system; 5 Stress, rhythm, and connected speech;6 Prominence and intonation;III. INTERSECTIONS OF THE SOUND SYSTEM WITH OTHER AREAS OF LANGUAGE;7 The sound system and listening; 8 The sound system and inflectional morphology; 9 The sound system and orthography; IV. ISSUES IN IMPLEMENTATION; 10 Alternative teaching techniques;11 Curriculum design;12 Testing and evaluation

Additional information

GOR010626375
Teaching Pronunciation: A Reference for Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages by Marianne Celce-Murcia (University of California, Los Angeles)
Marianne Celce-Murcia (University of California, Los Angeles)
Used - Like New
Paperback
Cambridge University Press
1996-10-13
447
0521406943
9780521406949
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.