ERIC Number: ED323780
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
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How To Speak Standard American English without a Foreign Accent. Japanese Edition.
This transcript of and guide to a two-cassette course designed to assist Japanese immigrants in erasure of their foreign accents can be used for either individual or group study. Narrative and taped demonstrations of American English that pinpoint typical phonological barriers and pronunciation difficulties are outlined. The author's own system of pronunciation symbols is used. (MSE)
Descriptors: Consonants, English (Second Language), Error Patterns, Immigrants, Interference (Language), Japanese, North American English, Phonology, Pronunciation, Pronunciation Instruction, Second Language Learning, Tape Recordings, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Vowels
Jade Publications, Box 5567, Sherman Oaks, CA 91413 ($49.95 including cassettes; $29.95 for teachers).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A