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ERIC Number: EJ619853
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0039-8322
Segmentals and Global Foreign Accent: The Japanese Flap in EFL.
Riney, Timothy J.; Takada, Mari; Ota, Mitsuhiko
TESOL Quarterly, v34 n4 p711-37 Win 2000
Reports the results of research on the extent to which global foreign accent in English is related to a discrete segmental feature of pronunciation, substitution of the Japanese flap for /l/ and /r/ in two phonological environments. Results showed a strong negative correlation between a nativelike accent and flap substitution. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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