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Published: 12 August 2010

ISBN: 9780194422000

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Teaching the Pronunciation of English as a Lingua Franca

A user-friendly handbook which explores the benefits of an English as a Lingua Franca approach to pronunciation

Robin Walker

  • Explores the benefits of an ELF approach to pronunciation
  • Explains how to adopt, plan and assess an ELF approach to pronunciation
  • Describes the materials and techniques for teaching ELF pronunciation
  • Shows how to make use of the learner's first-language pronunciation
  • Accompanying audio CD features samples of speech from 15 different ELF speakers which you can use for the analysis of variation in different aspects of ELT pronunciation, for listening practice in accent variation, or to stimulate debate on the issues behind an ELF approach to pronunciation.