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ERIC Number: EJ552272
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0019-042X
Word-Stress--A Source of Unintelligibility in English.
Benrabah, M.
IRAL, v35 n3 p157-65 Aug 1997
Focuses on English word-stress, a feature essential for effective communication. Discusses the difficulty in assigning this phonological aspect and the effect of its misplacement on comprehension. Shows how English word-stress differs from that of Arabic and emphasizes the need to teach word-stress during pronunciation instruction. (36 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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