Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 May 2003

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719066894

Bookseller Code (06)

Modern German pronunciation

An introduction for speakers of English

Christopher Hall

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The most complete guide available to the correct pronounciation of German for native English speakers Revised and updated, a new feature for this edition is that the discussion of English-speaking learners' pronunciation problems has been extended to include American learners, reflecting the worldwide usage of the first volume
  • Each chapter deals with a separate aspect of the problems of modern German pronunciation; vowels, consonants, stress and intonation, and the reduced ('weak') forms of conversational pronunciation
  • Comprehensively illustrated with clear pronunciation and intonation diagrams emphasising common problems experienced when learning German