17 Mar 2016

Pronunciation - intonation notes

Pitch
Pitch - a web tutorial by Mark Huckvale (UCL)
http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/cgi-bin/wtutor?tutorial=pitch
Jane Setter demonstrating pitch levels
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCWa8xEZ52g


Intonation
RTPitch - new experimental browser to trace your intonation
https://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/resource/sfs/rtpitch/
AmPitch by Mark Huckvale (UCL)

How English learners can improve intonation
http://www.britishcouncil.org/blog/how-english-learners-can-improve-intonation?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=+bc-teachingenglish
Intonation patterns in Standard British English
https://notendur.hi.is/peturk/KENNSLA/25/IPBE/StartHere.html

Jane Setter's lectures on intonation
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIAmqXF6bBE

Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLN7QGIuH7g

Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTE-34Y65mw

Online Intonation - 6 different intonational versions of the same sentence + a follow-up test
http://blogjam.name/oi/
Intonation
http://www.thormay.net/lxesl/tesol/intonation/intonation1.htm
Question Tag Intonation
http://thesoundofenglish.org/question-tag-intonation/
What is prosody (suprasegmentals)?
http://www.phon.ox.ac.uk/jcoleman/PROSODY.htm
Das Lesen von Sonagrammen (in German)
https://www.phonetik.uni-muenchen.de/studium/skripten/SGL/SGLHome.html

Exercises:
Intonation: Polite vs. rude pronunciation
http://www.spokenskills.com/student-activities.cfm?section=studentpractice&practicepageID=1501
Different brands of UPTALK (high rising terminal pattern)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_rising_terminal
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28708526
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2538554/Want-promotion-Dont-speak-like-AUSSIE-Rising-pitch-end-sentences-make-sound-insecure.html
http://www.lamag.com/the80s/invasion-of-the-valley-girl/#
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z756L_CkakU


And a little bit about VOCAL FRY:
http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20150302-when-your-voice-is-a-turnoff
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R6r7LhcHHAc



more links to appear soon

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