21 Dec 2015

Pronunciation - books

Below a list of several self-study pronunciation books. Feel free to purchase and use any of them to improve your pronunciation:


British English:

Say it Right (explanations in Polish) -  CD-ROM + book
https://www.supermemo.pl/say-it-right

Praktyczny kurs wymowy angielskiej dla Polaków (explanations in Polish)
by Andrzej Porzuczek, Arkadiusz Rojczyk, Janusz Arabski
http://ksiegarnia.pwn.pl/Praktyczny-kurs-wymowy-angielskiej-dla-Polakow,85079235,p.html

How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck (explanations in Polish)
by Anna Mankowska, Marta Nowacka & Magdalena Koczowska
https://ksiegarnia.wsiz.pl/index.php?route=product/product&filter_name=woodchuck&product_id=164

English Pronunciation in Use - Elementary with 5 CDs (+ additional CD-ROM to buy)
by Jonathan Marks
http://www.cambridge.org/us/cambridgeenglish/catalog/grammar-vocabulary-and-pronunciation/english-pronunciation-use-elementary

English Pronunciation in Use - Intermediate with 5 CDs (+ additional CD-ROM to buy)
by Mark Hancock
http://www.cambridge.org/us/cambridgeenglish/catalog/grammar-vocabulary-and-pronunciation/english-pronunciation-use-intermediate

English Pronunciation in Use - Advanced with 5 CDs (+ additional CD-ROM to buy)
by Martin Hewings
http://www.cambridge.org/us/cambridgeenglish/catalog/grammar-vocabulary-and-pronunciation/english-pronunciation-use-advanced

Sound Foundations
by Adrian Underhill
http://www.macmillanenglish.com/methodology/books/Sound-Foundations.htm


3 books in the "Get rid of your accent" series
by Linda James & Olga Smith
http://www.batcs.co.uk/

Test your Pronunciation
by Michael Vaughan-Rees
http://pearson.eduksiazka.pl/test-your-pronunciation-book-plus-audio-cd

Tree or Three? - An elementary pronunciation course

Ship or Sheep? - An intermediate pronunciation course
by Ann Baker
http://www.cambridge.org/pl/elt/catalogue/subject/project/item404382/?site_locale=pl_PL

Better English Pronunciation
by J.D. O'Connor
http://www.cambridge.org/pl/elt/catalogue/subject/project/item404625/?site_locale=pl_PL

Pronunciation for Advanced Learners of English
by David Brazil
http://www.cambridge.org/pl/elt/catalogue/subject/project/item404622/?site_locale=pl_PL

English Pronunciation Illustrated
by John Trim
http://www.cambridge.org/pl/elt/catalogue/subject/project/item404624/?site_locale=pl_PL
Work on your Accent
by Helen Ashton & Sarah Shepherd
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Collins-Work-Accent-Helen-Ashton/dp/0007462913


American English:
Pronunciation Pairs
by Ann Baker & Sharon Goldstein
http://www.cambridge.org/pl/elt/catalogue/subject/project/item405043/?site_locale=pl_PL
Pronunciation Plus
by Martin Hewings & Sharon Goldstein
http://www.cambridge.org/us/cambridgeenglish/catalog/grammar-vocabulary-and-pronunciation/pronunciation-plus
Clear Speech
by Judy B. Gilbert
http://www.cambridge.org/us/cambridgeenglish/catalog/grammar-vocabulary-and-pronunciation/?layout=listing&webSubjects%5B%5D=Grammar%2C+Vocabulary+and+Pronunciation&brand%5B%5D=Clear+Speech&sortOrder=family_pubDate%5Bdesc%5D&openOptions[]=facet_webSubjects&openOptions[]=facet_lvar&openOptions[]=facet_brand&openOptions[]=facet_format&openOptions[]=facet_cef


English Intonation
by J. C. Wells

Sounds Interesting - Observations on English and General Phonetics
by J. C. Wells


If you would like me to add any other books, don't hesitate to add the title in the comments.


Goodies for teachers:
Lynda Yates & Beth Zielinski "Give It a Go: Teaching Pronunciation to Adults" (free pdf)
http://www.ameprc.mq.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0011/157664/interactive_sm.pdf

Robin Walker "Teaching the Pronunciation of English as a Lingua Franca"
https://elt.oup.com/catalogue/items/global/teacher_development/oxford_handbooks_for_language_teachers/9780194422000?cc=global&selLanguage=en

M. Swan & B. Smith "A Teacher's Guide to Interference and Other Problems"

K. Janczukowicz "Teaching English Pronunciation at the Secondary School Level"

Pamela Rogerson-Revell "English Phonology and Pronunciation Teaching"
http://www.amazon.com/English-Phonology-Pronunciation-Teaching-Rogerson-Revell/dp/0826424031

Linda Lane "Tips for Teaching Pronunciation: A Practical Approach (with Audio CD)"
http://www.amazon.com/Tips-Teaching-Pronunciation-Practical-Approach/dp/0138136297

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