This is the new edition of a highly successful and widely-used text on pronunciation. It provides a systematic and thorough introduction to the pronunciation of English to help intermediate and more advanced students improve their pronunciation of the spoken language.
After a short introduction to pronunciation problems the author explains how the speech organs work; he then deals with each sound separately before dealing with words in combinations, rhythm-patterns and intonation. Practice material is given at intervals throughout the book. The particular difficulties of the speakers of certain other languages are noted, and remedial exercises provided....Continua