Seven Thousand Words Often Mispronounced: A Complete Hand-Book of Difficulties in English Pronunciation, Including an Unusually Large Number of Proper Names and Words and Phrases from Foreign Languages

By: Phyfe, William Henry P.

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Fourth edition. Hinges weak with first and last couple pages loose but included, edges rubbed. 1890 Hard Cover. 491, [5] pp. Nearly 450 pages is dedicated to an alphabetical list of words with pronunciations, some of which include usage notes or references to authoritative commentary. Preceding this are: Preface; The Sounds of the English Language - Both Native and Adopted: Simple or Elementary Sounds: The Forty-Two Native or Common Elementary Sounds: Vowel-Sounds; Consonant-Sounds; The Eight Adopted or Naturalized Elementary Sounds; Compound or Diphthongal Sounds; Accent; Suggestions Concerning the Use of the Book; Key of Signs or Diacritical Marks; List of Abbreviations.

Title: Seven Thousand Words Often Mispronounced: A Complete Hand-Book of Difficulties in English Pronunciation, Including an Unusually Large Number of Proper Names and Words and Phrases from Foreign Languages

Author: Phyfe, William Henry P.

Categories: Language,

Edition: Fourth Edition

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons / The Knickerbocker Press: 1890

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2266641

Keywords: REFERENCE ENGLISH LANGUAGE PRONUNCIATION VOCABULARY GRAMMAR USAGE SPEECH,