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ERIC Number: ED058802
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 44
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Contrastive Analysis of Spanish and English Sounds Which Create Pronunciation Difficulties.
Stewart, Adela Artola
This pamphlet presents the content of a workshop on the contrastive analysis of Spanish and English sounds which create pronunciation difficulties for Mexican- American children learning the English language. Introductory remarks lead to teaching procedures for: (1) "ch" (voiceless alveo-palatal affricate, (2) "sh" (voiceless alveo-palatal fricative, (3) contrast of "ch" and "sh" (4) "th" (voiceless dental fricative, (5) "th" (voiced dental fricative, (6) initial "d," medial position "d", and final "ed" (voiced alveolar stop /d/), (7) final "d" (voiced alveolar stop /d/), (8) final "ng" (voiced velar nasal), (9) "z" (voiced alveolar fricative /z/), (10) short "i," and (11) "y" (voiced alveo-palatal resonant semiconsonant /Y/). Suggested games and practice drills are included. A selected bibliography concludes the text. (RL)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
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Language: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wilson Elementary School District 7, Phoenix, AZ.