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Perspectives on intonation

English, Finnish, and English spoken by Finns

by Juhani H. Toivanen

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Intonation.,
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Finnish speakers.,
  • English language -- Phonology, Comparative -- Finnish.,
  • English language -- Pronunciation by foreign speakers.,
  • Finnish language -- Phonology, Comparative -- English.,
  • Finnish language -- Intonation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJuhani Toivanen.
    SeriesForum linguisticum ;, 37, Forum linguisticum (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) ;, Bd. 37.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1139.5 .T65 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination525 p. :
    Number of Pages525
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3949788M
    ISBN 100820448206
    LC Control Number2001041291

    intonation with semantic and pragmatic meaning, from different perspectives, dealing with prominence relations, and taking into account the syllables, prosodic words, intonation phrases and. The book reflects the advances in recent research on all central aspects of the subject, including concepts of focus versus background, topic versus comment, and given versus new, and the kinds of inferences required to make sense of different combinations of words, syntax, intonation, and context.

    "Intonation often does serve to convey information of a broadly meaningful nature For example, the falling pitch we hear at the end of a statement in English such as Fred parked the car signals that the utterance is complete. For this reason, falling intonation at the end of an utterance is called a terminal (intonation) contour. Perspectives on intonation English, Finnish, and English spoken by Finns, Juhani Toivanen, , Language Arts & Disciplines, pages. This work is a thorough investigation and comparison of intonational features of two varieties of English - the English .

    The accompanying CD contains a wealth of spoken examples, clearly demonstrating English intonation in context. Drawing on the perspectives of both language teaching and linguistics, this textbook will be welcomed by both learners of English and beginning undergraduates in phonetics and linguistics. Feb 06,  · When you say our last name "Gee" with the wrong intonation, it means pig, which they find funny because we often eat too much. Chinese humor is sometimes insulting, sometimes self-deprecating, and often subtle. I think it's what people are missing about Amy Chua's book. Chua makes it clear that the book is a memoir, not a parenting how-to guide.


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When originally published inthis book was the first to survey intonation in all its aspects, both in English and universally. In this updated edition, while the basic descriptive facts of the form and use of intonation are presented in the British nuclear tone tradition, there is nevertheless extensive comparison with other theoretical frameworks, in particular with the ToBI framework Reviews: 1.

English Intonation PB and Audio CD: An Introduction [J. Wells] on spa-hotel-provence.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Intonation - the rise and fall of pitch in our voices - plays a crucial role in how we express meaning. This accessible introduction shows students how to recognize and reproduce the intonation patterns of EnglishCited by: Oct 09,  · Children’s Intonation is a practical guide that focuses on the nature, causes and assessment of intonation problems for children and spa-hotel-provence.comghting the importance of intonation for everyday conversational interaction and the implications of this for teaching and therapy contexts, this book addresses the following questions.

Children’s Intonation: A Framework for Practice and Research is a practical guide that focuses on the nature, causes and assessment of intonation problems for children and adolescents.

Highlighting the importance of intonation for everyday conversational interaction and the implications of this for teaching and therapy contexts, this book addresses the following questions:Cited by: 1.

This book contains a collection of papers exploring the cross-linguistic expression of topic and focus. A diverse set of perspectives from some of the leading scholars in the areas of semantics and Read more.

Intonation - the rise and fall of pitch in our voices - plays a crucial role in how we express meaning. This accessible introduction shows students how to recognize and reproduce the intonation patterns of English, providing clear explanations of what they mean and how they are used.

It looks in particular at three key functions of intonation - to express our attitude, to structure our. PERSPECTIVES ON STRESS AND INTONATION IN LANGUAGE LEARNING The three following tests are offered as examples of helpful ways of testing the stress and intonation patterns of English.

Ingram (English Language Battery, ELBA, ) This test is designed to see whether the students can hear the main stress in a spa-hotel-provence.com by: 7. This book contains a collection of papers exploring the cross-linguistic expression of topic and focus. A diverse set of perspectives from some of the leading scholars in the areas of semantics and intonation are represented in the collection, which is based on papers presented at the Topic and Focus Workshop at the LSA Summer Institute in Santa Barbara.

Intonation - English Grammar Today - a reference to written and spoken English grammar and usage - Cambridge Dictionary. Cambridge Dictionary +Plus; My profile +Plus help; Log out; Dictionary. Definitions. Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English.

English; Learner’s Dictionary. In linguistics, intonation is variation in spoken pitch when used, not for distinguishing words as sememes (a concept known as tone), but, rather, for a range of other functions such as indicating the attitudes and emotions of the speaker, signalling the difference between statements and questions, and between different types of questions, focusing attention on important elements of the spoken Entity (decimal): &#;​&#.

May 25,  · In speech, intonation is the use of changing (rising and falling) vocal pitch to convey grammatical information or personal attitude. Intonation is particularly important in expressing questions in spoken spa-hotel-provence.com example, take the sentence, "When does the meeting start?" The word "start"—including the question mark—rises up or comes up in your voice when you utter the word.

Intonation and Meaning Daniel Buring Oxford Surveys in Semantics and Pragmatics. Examines aspects of multiple subdisciplines: phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics; Begins with an accessible discussion of the basics of intonation and meaning; Approaches the topic from a wide range of theoretical perspectives.

Description. Children’s Intonation is a practical guide that focuses on the nature, causes and assessment of intonation problems for children and spa-hotel-provence.comghting the importance of intonation for everyday conversational interaction and the implications of this for teaching and therapy contexts, this book addresses the following questions.

Intonation - the rise and fall of pitch in our voices - plays a crucial role in how we express meaning. This accessible introduction shows students how to recognize and reproduce the intonation patterns of English, providing clear explanations of what they mean and how they are used/5(24).

Children’s Intonation is a practical guide that focuses on the nature, causes and assessment of intonation problems for children and spa-hotel-provence.comghting the importance of intonation for everyday conversational interaction and the implications of this for teaching and therapy contexts, this book addresses the following questions.

Tips on Practicing English Intonation. To improve your intonation, you will first need to become aware of it. So before you do anything, record yourself speaking.

Choose a paragraph that has different kinds of sentences, like the first few sentences in a book you’re reading (here’s one you can see online.

Aug 22,  · In this paper, we aim at identifying the efficiency of teaching English intonation at the university level. We show how sociolinguistic approach with the focus on conscious control of using intonation can enhance the communicative performance of linguistic students at Novosibirsk State Technical spa-hotel-provence.com: Olga G.

Shevchenko. Brand new Book. Intonation in Context is for upper-intermediate and advanced learners of English who want to improve their intonation. It aims to make learners aware of the main features of intonation and provides enjoyable activities for both controlled and freer practice in a range of conversational situations.

English Intonation Practice. Jan 01,  · Intonation in the Grammar of English is for ‘scholars interested in language but not necessarily linguists or phoneticians’. It presents an account of English intonation within the framework of systemic functional linguistics, an approach which will be familiar to many readers from Halliday's earlier work on English in general and on intonation specifically—in particular, Halliday ().Author: Jonathan Marks.

Jan 01,  · When published inthis book was the first to survey intonation in all its aspects, both in English and universally.

In this updated edition, while the basic descriptive facts of the form and use of intonation are presented in the British nuclear tone tradition, there is nevertheless extensive comparison with other theoretical frameworks, in particular with the ToBI/5(4).Perspectives.

Studies in Translation Theory and Practice. Impact Factor. Search in: Bringing dubbing intonation into the spotlight. Sofía Sánchez-Mompeán. Book Reviews. book review. Translation and migration. by Moira Inghilleri, London & New York, Routledge, ,xi + pp., USD (paperback), ISBN Intonation is a layer of meaning beyond words and helps speakers communicate meaning through the rise and fall of the voice.

The patterns of rise and fall are described as ‘tones’. The different types of meaning intonation communicates include.