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by Olof Lindstrom

  • Author: Olof Lindstrom
  • ISBN: 9173460397
  • ISBN13: 978-9173460392
  • ePub: 1897 kb | FB2: 1792 kb
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis; [Ny utg.] edition (1978)
  • Pages: 260
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To sum it up we can say that all the functions of intonation overlap and can be viewed as different aspects of discourse function.

Another area of intonational discourse function is the regulation of conversational behaviour. To sum it up we can say that all the functions of intonation overlap and can be viewed as different aspects of discourse function.

Aspects of English Intonation. Gothenburg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis. Studies in the correspondence of prosodic to grammatical features in English. In Proceedings of the 9th International Congress of Linguists, 679–691. Patterns and problems in a study of Tyneside intonation. Aspects of prosody in Hiberno-English: The case of Belfast. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Intonation performs several important functions in English. The first function is uniting separate words into sentences in oral speech. The grammatical approach to the study of intonation was worked out by M. Halliday. The main unit of intonation is a clause

Intonation performs several important functions in English. The main unit of intonation is a clause. Intonation is a complex of three systemic variables: tonality, tonicity and tone, which are connected with grammatical categories.

example: in English I saw a ↘man in the garden answers "Whom did you see .

example: in English I saw a ↘man in the garden answers "Whom did you see?" or "What happened?", while I ↘saw a man in the garden answers "Did you hear a man in the garden?" . The description of English intonation has developed along different lines in the US and in Britain.

Aspects of Cameroon English intonation with reference to the speech of LMA students . Process of semogenesis in English intonation.

Aspects of Cameroon English intonation with reference to the speech of LMA students in the Faculty of Arts, Letters and Social Sciences, University of Yaounde I. Master's Degree dissertation.

English studies (usually called simply English) is an academic discipline taught in primary, secondary, and post-secondary education in English-speaking countries.

It involves the study and exploration of texts created in English literature.

The few studies that addressed this question showed that Mandarin-English speakers did not perceive pitch in English .

The few studies that addressed this question showed that Mandarin-English speakers did not perceive pitch in English words as native English speakers did. These studies, however, used English words as stimuli failing to examine nonwords and Mandarin words.

One of the most common uses of intonation in English is to indicate the difference between a statement and a question.

Intonation is all about the tone and pitch of the voice and its modulation throughout the sentence. Changes in intonation can convey subtle information about the speaker’s attitude and emotions, in addition to indicating whether or not a sentence is a statement or question. Intonation and Attitude. One of the most common uses of intonation in English is to indicate the difference between a statement and a question. If the sentence is a question requiring a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ response, the pitch would steadily rise and remain highest on the last word.

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