TIPS FOR TEACHING PRONUNCIATION A PRACTICAL APPROACH WITH AUDIO CD

Download Tips For Teaching Pronunciation A Practical Approach With Audio Cd ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to TIPS FOR TEACHING PRONUNCIATION A PRACTICAL APPROACH WITH AUDIO CD book pdf for free now.

Tips For Teaching Pronunciation

Author : Linda Lane
ISBN : 0138136297
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 32.11 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 721
Read : 1140

""Tips for Teaching Pronunciation""shows English language teachers how to teach the North American sound system. This practical reference book provides practical tips, clear explanations, diagrams, and sample classroom activities. Each chapter covers one of the five main areas of pronunciation -- vowels, consonants, stress, rhythm, and intonation. The companion audio CD in the text provides listening material for select activities. Features: What the teacher should know sections set the scene with pedagogical research. Concrete tips provide practical classroom suggestions for teaching vowels, consonants, stress, rhythm, and intonation. Sections on Specific Features in each chapter cover common pronunciation problems that teachers find challenging. Sample activities for Specific Feature exemplify how to implement the tips. Practical suggestions show how to integrate pronunciation with other skill areas. Clear diagrams demonstrate how to articulate vowels and consonants. Extensive descriptions help teachers prepare for pronunciation problems common to specific languages groups. Photocopiable diagnostic test and handouts can be used in class with minimal preparation. Audio CD provides listening material for select activities. The Tips for Teaching series covers topics of practical classroom-centered interest for English language teachers. Written in clearly comprehensible terms, each book offers soundly conceived practical approaches to classroom instruction that are firmly grounded in current pedagogical research. See also: "Tips for Teaching with CALL: Practical Approaches to Computer-Assisted Language Learning"
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Tips For Teaching Listening

Author : Jack C. Richards
ISBN : 0132314835
Genre : Education
File Size : 32.89 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 901
Read : 1249

Tips for Teaching Listening introduces English language teachers to contemporary research and specific techniques for teaching listening. Topics include listening processes, skills, text types, academic listening, course planning, and assessment. Features: Vignettes in each chapter illustrate authentic learning and teaching experiences. What the teacher should know and What the teacher can do sections link pedagogical research with classroom techniques. Concrete tips in each chapter provide practical suggestions for planning, teaching, and assessing a language class. Activities in chapters and appendices provide classroom ideas for implementing each tip. Photocopiable handouts with example activities from popular listening texts can be used in class with minimal preparation. Glossary provides concise definitions of commonly used terms. Audio CD includes MP3 audio files for select handouts. The Tips for Teaching series (H. Douglas Brown, Series Editor) covers topics of practical classroom-centered interest for English language teachers. Written in clearly comprehensible terms, each book in the series offers soundly conceived practical approaches to classroom instruction that are firmly grounded in current pedagogical research.
Category: Education

Teaching Pronunciation

Author : Marianne Celce-Murcia
ISBN : 0521406943
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 24.87 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 623
Read : 729

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.
Category: Foreign Language Study

Fundamentals Of Phonetics

Author : Larry H. Small
ISBN : 0133895726
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 44.58 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 262
Read : 793

Note: This text does not come with the audio cd. To order the 3 audio CD set, use ISBN013403306X. To order the audio CD packaged with this text, use ISBN 0134204816. Here is a clear, systematic introduction to the fundamentals of linguistic phonetics with a total learning package designed to help students become proficient in phonetics and phonetic transcription.Fundamentals of Phonetics by Larry Small provides speech and hearing students with a good understanding of phonetics principles through practice. The text uses in-text exercises and supplemental audio recordings to teach the practical skills necessary to successfully perform phonetic transcription of individuals using the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). Students learn about the transcription of consonants and vowels, connected speech, and individuals with speech sound disorders. A chapter on speech acoustics introduces spectrograms and the acoustic characteristics of speech sounds. Students also learn how to transcribe individuals who display regional and ethnic dialectal variation of speech, including those who have learned to speak English as a second language. Throughout the text are included chapter objectives, learning exercises, in-class and take-home assignments, online resources, and study questions that will help students learn, process, and practice the material presented in the text.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Teaching Speaking

Author : Christine C. M. Goh
ISBN : 9781107011236
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 23.2 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 841
Read : 535

"Drawing on wide-ranging literature from a variety of relevant disciplines, as well as their own extensive experience in teaching spoken English, the authors give a fascinating, comprehensive, and insightful account of the nature of second language speaking skills. The research and theory they survey then serves as the basis for the principles, strategies, and procedures they propose for the teaching of spoken English. This book will, therefore, provide an invaluable resource for teachers, teachers in training, and researchers, providing both a state-of-the-art survey of the field as well as a source of practical ideas for those involved in planning, teaching, and evaluating courses and materials for the teaching of spoken English"--
Category: Foreign Language Study

English Phonetics And Phonology Paperback With Audio Cds 2

Author : Peter Roach
ISBN : 052171740X
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 34.88 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 444
Read : 1103

A complete basic course in English phonetics and phonology which combines academic material with practical exercises, both written and recorded. Since the publication of the first edition in 1983, this course has established itself as the most practical, comprehensive text in the field and become widely used in many parts of the world in universities and other institutions of higher education. It is used by both native and non-native speakers alike, and is suitable for those training to teach English as well as those studying the language at an advanced level. This new edition takes into account recent developments in the teaching of phonology. It includes updated references, fuller coverage of intonation, and a new chapter on different varieties of English with illustrative recorded material. English Phonetics and Phonology bridges the gap between simple pronunciation handbooks and technical phonetics and phonology textbooks. It presents the basic factual material and crucial theoretical issues in a practical and readable way. At the end of each chapter there are notes giving information on further reading, discussion of the more challenging issues, written exercises and, where appropriate, suggestions for teachers. In addition the audio CDs include recorded exercises for every chapter which are particularly helpful for non-native speakers. A full answer key is available at the back of the book. Additional exercises and other supporting material are available online.
Category: Foreign Language Study

The Teacher S Grammar Of English With Answers

Author : Ron Cowan
ISBN : 0521809738
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 53.33 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 834
Read : 528

The Teacher's Grammar of English is a comprehensive resource text designed to help ESL/EFL teachers understand and teach American English grammar. The Teacher's Grammar of English is a comprehensive resource text designed to help ESL/EFL teachers and teachers-in-training understand and teach American English grammar. In addition to complete, up-to-date coverage on form, meaning, and usage, each chapter includes practical suggestions for teaching, as well as a unique section that analyzes common errors made by learners from different first-language backgrounds, based on current research in second-language acquisition. Review exercises throughout each chapter make the book an ideal text for a course on English grammar. An answer key is included.
Category: Foreign Language Study

Pronunciation Pairs Teacher S Book

Author : Ann Baker
ISBN : 0521678099
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 65.19 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
Download : 334
Read : 968

"This Teacher's Manual includes a diagnostic test, an answer key with helpful teaching tips, and detailed information on student difficulties in producing each sound. Teachers who need help with teaching the sounds, rhythm, stress, and intonation patterns of North American English will find the in-depth treatment of these features especially useful." "--Provided by publisher.
Category: Foreign Language Study

Teaching Pronunciation Hardback With Audio Cds 2

Author : Marianne Celce-Murcia
ISBN : 9780521729758
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 36.80 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 212
Read : 200

The second edition includes updates and insights on current research and pedagogical practice that have developed over the last decade. This new edition of Teaching Pronunciation - undoubtedly the gold standard for pronunciation methodology texts - has been revised to reflect recent research into the sound system of North American English, as well as new practices in pronunciation pedagogy. Audio CDs with additional examples are now packaged with the book.
Category: Foreign Language Study

Techniques And Principles In Language Teaching

Author : Diane Larsen-Freeman
ISBN : 0194355748
Genre : Foreign Language Study
File Size : 23.45 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 506
Read : 1035

This book provides a practical overview of the most important methods in the field. Readers are drawn into classrooms where various teaching methods and approaches are being used. They are encouraged to reflect on their own beliefs and to develop their own approach to language teaching.
Category: Foreign Language Study