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A dictionary of American English pronunciation

by Harold V. Cordry

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Published by Austin & Winfield in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- United States -- Pronunciation -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHarold V. Cordry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE2815 .C67 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL993466M
      ISBN 101572920548, 1572920556
      LC Control Number96031976

      a book or electronic resource that gives a list of the words of a language in alphabetical order and explains what they mean, or gives a word for them in a foreign language. a Spanish-English dictionary; a slang dictionary; a dictionary of slang; in a dictionary If you don't know the meaning of a word, look it up in the dictionary.   ‎A comprehensive dictionary of American English comprising o references with clear, up-to-date and accurate numbered definitions. It contains a specially commissioned, spelled-out pronunciation guide and concise dictionary that make this a very accessible dictionary for all ages/5(17).

        This app helps students learn to distinguish the various sounds of American English, which is the first step in being able to produce those sounds. Students can learn, practice, and take tests on both individual sounds and double sounds. The double sounds, which consist of a consonant and a vowel, were added to help students differentiate sounds in context. If you find any problems, help. A unique guide to the pronunciation of American English presented in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). O entries Covers common words, plus historical, literary, and proper names Great for ESL students/5(37).

      In the British English edition of the dictionary, you will hear the British English pronunciation, and in the American English edition, you will hear the American English pronunciation. For example, the audio pronunciation will illustrate the difference between British English tomato and American English tomato, where the middle vowel is different. A pronunciation respelling for English is a notation used to convey the pronunciation of words in the English language, which does not have a phonemic orthography (i.e. the spelling does not reliably indicate pronunciation).. There are two basic types of pronunciation respelling: "Phonemic" systems, as commonly found in American dictionaries, consistently use one symbol per English phoneme.


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