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ERIC Number: EJ203273
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
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Pre-Consonantal /r/ in the General British Pronunciation of English.
Lewis, J. Windsor
English Language Teaching Journal, v33 n3 p188-90 Apr 1979
Examples are presented of schwa elisions from the sequence /r/-plus-consonant that are typical of contemporary general British pronunciation of English. This occurs often in lexical pronunciations and very often in syllables in proclitic or enclitic prosodic situations. (SW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)