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function of the a-rise accent in English

D.R Ladd

function of the a-rise accent in English

by D.R Ladd

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Published by Indiana University Linguistics Club in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Intonation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 29.

    StatementD.R. Ladd, jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1139.5 .L24, PE1139.5 L24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19014739M

    The Main English Intonation Patterns. There are two main American English intonation patterns: Falling: This is when your voice lowers its pitch at the end of the sentence, and it’s the most common pattern in American English. Use this for most regular statements and questions that are not yes or no questions. The circumflex (ˆ) is one of the five diacritics used in the French language; it may appear on the vowels a, e, i, o, and u.. In certain words, the circumflex is simply an orthographic convention that is not due to etymology or pronunciation. The circumflex, called accent circonflexe, has three primary functions in French. It affects the pronunciation of a, e, and o.

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The features and training of English stress and rhythm 63 Note that in the examples above, the initial auxiliary or modal verbs or verb to be may be unstressed, but this will make the questions sound casual. (2) When they are in the end, used as short answers to general questions, e.g.

`Have you `read the ˛book. `Yes, I `have. If you currently use the English-US keyboard layout, the international keyboard is far and away your best option for typing accents.

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