Paramount Books PVT Ltd.
Home About us Contact us FAQ/ Help How to Pay Customer Feedback
Untitled Document
 OUR PUBLICATIONS NEW ARRIVALS BESTSELLER TOP BOOKS DISCOUNT OFFERS QUOTATION REQUEST REFER TO A FRIEND
Search Item
LOGIN / REGISTER
ADVANCE SEARCH
                         SEARCH     
CATEGORIES
BUSINESS
CHILDREN BOOKS
COMPUTER SCIENCE
ENGINEERING
GENERAL INTEREST
MEDICAL BOOKS
SCIENCE
SOCIAL SCIENCES
LOOK FOR MORE
  AUTHORS
  PUBLISHERS
  SERIES
CATALOGUES
  PARAMOUNT GENERAL 2017
  PRE-PRIMARY & PRIMARY 2018
  SECONDARY 2018
  MEDICAL BOOKS 2018
Untitled Document
Special Offer
Untitled Document
PARAMOUNT BOOKS
TOP TITLES
HOW TO BE AN AMAZING TEACHER (pb)
THE TEACHER'S TOOLKIT (pb)
APNAY BACHAY KO WAQAI ZAHEEN BANAIYE (pb)
THE MOTIVATED TEACHER: A DEFINITIVE MANUAL FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS IN PAKISTAN (pb)
FORENSIC INVESTIGATION HANDBOOK (pb)
PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS: TRAINING MODULE FOR POLICE OFFICERS (pb)
THE LIGHTHOUSE: SELECTED ESSAYS ON EDUCATION, LITERATURE AND ECONOMY (hb)
THE LIGHTHOUSE: SELECTED ESSAYS ON EDUCATION, LITERATURE AND ECONOMY (hb)
BUNYADI TAFTEESH: BASIC INVESTIGATION HANDBOOK
MORALS AND ETHICS FOR LAW STUDENTS (pb) 2014
Paramount Social Sciences
All Paramount Books
Untitled Document
BEST OF 2017
APNAY BACHAY KO WAQAI ZAHEEN BANAIYE (pb)
THE MOTIVATED TEACHER: A DEFINITIVE MANUAL FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS IN PAKISTAN (pb)
CAMBRIDGE IGCSE® SOCIOLOGY COURSEBOOK (pb)2014
Untitled Document
NEW ARRIVALS
LEADERSHIP DIALOGUES II LEADERSHIP IN TIMES OF CHANGE (pb) 2018
UNCHARTED TERRITORIES: ADVENTURES IN LEARNING (pb) 2018
REPORTING PAKISTAN (hb)
CRIMINAL EVIDENCE, 13e(pb)2018
INDIVIDUALS AND SOCIETIES FOR THE IB MYP 3 (pb)2017
EXTENDED ESSAY FOR THE IB DIPLOMA: SKILLS FOR SUCCESS (pb) 2017
INDIVIDUALS & SOCIETIES FOR THE IB MYP 1: BY CONCEPT (pb)2016
CAMBRIDGE IGCSE® SOCIOLOGY COURSEBOOK (pb)2014
TELEVISION SAHAFAT(pb)2013
CAMBRIDGE CHECKPOINT: ENGLISH COURSEBOOK 8 (CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS) (pb)
Untitled Document
SPECIAL PRICES
JOB APPLICATIONS IN A WEEK: (pb)2003
CVs IN A WEEK: 3e (pb)2002
SUCCEEDING AT INTERVIEWS IN A WEEK: 3e(pb)2002
ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM, THE 3e(pb)2002
COMPLETE A-Z TRAVEL AND LEISURE HANDBOOK 2e(pb)2003
HOTEL FRONT OFFICE TRAINING MANUAL (hb)2003
TT: GOOD UNIVERSITY GUIDE 2006 (pb)2004
Untitled Document
URDU BOOKS
APNAY BACHAY KO WAQAI ZAHEEN BANAIYE (pb)
BUNYADI TAFTEESH: BASIC INVESTIGATION HANDBOOK
SHIKASATA JAMHURIYAT: TEEN MAZAMEEN (hb)
TELEVISION SAHAFAT(pb)2013
TALEEM MEAN LISANI JABR (hb)2012
Untitled Document
MOST POPULAR
SHAHID SAJJAD (WORKS FROM 1963 TO 2010) (hb)2010
TEACHING AND LEARNING DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY (pb)2000
EXPLORING ART: A GLOBAL, THEMATIC APPROACH 4e(pb)2012
BRAIN TRAIN: STUDYING FOR SUCCESS 2e(pb)2005
CULTURAL DIMENSION OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINEESS, THE 5e(pb)2007
DIARY OF A HYPOCRITE: A RAVE AND RANT ON HYPOCRISY
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND COMMUNICATION IN ASIA: CONFLICTING TRADITIONS (hb)2006
REGENERATING SCHOOLS: LEADING TRANSFORMATION OF STANDARDS AND SERVICES THROUGH COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT (pb)2008
THE LEAN EXTENDED ENTERPRISE: MOVING BEYOND THE FOUR WALLS TO VALUE STREAM EXCELLENCE (hb)
KAPLAN LISTENING PRATICE FOR THE TOFEL EXAM CD
FREE NEWSLETTER
Join our mailing list to receive newsletter
Your Selected Book  








SimilarAuthorItemsAuthor
Book Visits:  2151      
Untitled Document
 PRICE INFORMATION
List Price: INR 365.00
Our Price: PKR 737.00  PKR 664.00
You Save: PKR 73.73

Note: The prices here are applicable only for our Retail customers. Libraries, Institutions and International customer can check the ‘List Price’ option.
 
 
ISBNSpecification
  SPECIFICATION
PRONUNCIATION PRACTICE ACTIVITIES: A RESOURCE BOOK FOR TEACHING ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION (W/CD) (pb)2010
Author: HEWINGS
ISBN: 9780521706124
Year: 2010
Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (INDIA)
Category: EDUCATION
Edition: 1
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Pages: 246
 ABOUT THE TITLE
This is a resource book for teachers looking for ideas on making pronunciation teaching more interesting. It contains a collection of pronunciation practice activities for a wide range of levels using a variety of methods. Divided into two parts the first part introduces information about phonetics and phonology as background to the teaching activities without being overwhelming. It also highlights some of the current areas of debate and discussion in the teaching and learning of English pronunciation.
The second part of the book contains nearly 100 pronunciation activities divided into eight sections: Developing awareness; Sounds; Connected speech: Syllables and stress; Intonation; Pronunciation and spelling grammar and vocabulary; Testing and Resources for pronunciation teaching. Teachers are encouraged to use a variety of demonstration aids such as rubber bands and kazoos to highlight the sounds and patterns making pronunciation lessons fun. The book is packaged with an audio CD with material to support the activities.
Author:
Martin Hewings
Untitled Document
 TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction
Part 1. Background:
A What is pronunciation?
B Key issues in pronunciation teaching and learning
Part 2.Activities:
1 Developing awareness of English pronunciation:
1.1 Introducing features of pronunciation,
1.2 Getting you thinking: A pronunciation questionnaire,
1.3 Making vowel sounds,
1.4 Consonant clusters: English and L1 differences,
1.5 Comparing slow and quick speech,
1.6 Sounding English,
1.7 Pronouncing names in English,
1.8 Pronouncing places, products and planets,
1.9 Impersonations,
1.10 Intonation in print
2 Sounds: vowels, consonants and consonant clusters:
A Vowels:
2.1 Matching vowel sounds: A family tree,
2.2 Finding words including the same vowel sound: Word routes,
2.3 Hearing and saying differences between vowels and between consonants: Minimal pairs,
2.4Communicating with single vowel sounds,
2.5 Classifying wordsaccording to their first vowel
B Consonants:
2.6 Who lives where? Minimal pair names,
2.7 Lip-reading,
2.8 Classifying words according to their first consonant,
2.9 Getting rid of unwanted vowels
C Consonants clusters,
2.10 Word chains,
2.11 Definitions quiz,
2.12 Consonant cluster towers
3 Connected speech:
A Links between words:
3.1 Matching adjectives and nouns: consonant to vowel links,
3.2 Changing sounds: consonant to consonant links,
3.3 Predict the linking sounds: vowels linked with /j/ ('y') and /w/,
3.4 Matching opposites and words that go together: vowels linked with /r/
B Contracted forms:
3.5 Dialogues,
3.6 Talking about families,
3.7 Comparing speech and writing
C Weak and strong forms of grammar words,
3.8 Comparing weak and strong forms,
3.9 Predicting weak and strong forms,
3.10 Listening to weak forms
D Leaving out sounds:
3.11 Leaving out consonants: /t/ and /d/ in clusters,
3.12 Leaving out vowels in words
4 Syllables, word stress, and stress in phrases:
A Syllables:
4.1 How many syllables?,
4.2 The same or different number of syllables?,
4.3 Eliminating words
B Word stress:
4.4 Demonstrating syllable length,
4.5 Matching words with their stress patterns,
4.6 Group the words,
4.7 Country names,
4.8 At the supermarket,
4.9 Stress patterns in '-ty' and '-teen' numbers (1): Bingo,
4.10 Stress patterns in '-ty' and '-teen' numbers (2): Talking about accommodation,
4.11 Stress in noun - verb pair,
4.12 Rules of word stress in two-syllable nouns, adjectives and verbs
C Stress and word formation:
4.13 Rules of word stress: prefixes and suffixes,
4.14 Suffixes and word stress: words ending -ian,
4.15 Suffixes and word stress: words ending -ic and -ical,
4.16 Stress in phrasal verbs and related nouns,
4. 17 Rules of stress in compound nouns
D Stress in phrases:
4.18 Same or different stress patterns?,
4.19 Find your partners,
4.20 Stress shift in nationality words,
4.21 Stress shift in compounds
5 Intonation
A Prominence: highlighting words and syllables:
5.1 Introducing prominent and non-prominent words: James Bond,
5.2 Hearing and saying prominent words: They're on the table,
5.3 Prominence contrasts within words: stalactites and stalagmites
B Tone units and tonic placement:
5.4 Dividing speech into tone units,
5.5 Tonic word placement: At ten to seven, or ten to eight?
C Tones:
5.6 Choosing tones: Fall or rise?,
5.7 Tone choice in questions,
5.8 Falling and falling-rising tones: Reservation,
5.9 'News' and 'not news': correcting
6 Pronunciation and other parts of language: spelling, grammar and vocabulary:A Pronunciation and spelling:
6.1 Grouping English alphabet letters,
6.2 Pronouncing single vowel letters (1),
6.3 Pronouncing single vowel letters (2),
6.4 Pronouncing pairs of vowel letters: OU, OA, OE, OI, OO,
6.5 Pronouncing consonant letters: C and G,
6.6 Pronouncing consonant pairs: PH, CH, SH, and GH,
6.7 Homographs: a row about rowing?
B Pronunciation and grammar:
6.8 Pronouncing -s in plurals, verbs and possessives,
6.9 Pronouncing -ed in past tense verbs:
C Pronunciation and vocabulary,
6.10 Classifying words,
6.11 Odd one out,
6.12 Problem pronunciations
7 Testing pronunciation:
7.1 General evaluation of pronunciation,
7.2 Diagnosing particular problems,
7.3 Testing vowels and consonants,
7.4 Testing weak and contracted forms,
7.5 Testing word stress,
7.6 Testing prominence,
8 Resources for pronunciation teaching
A Using a dictionary:
8.1 Finding out about word stress,
8.2 Finding out about secondary stress: shifting stress:
B Using phonetic symbols:
8.3 Finding out about sounds,
8.4 Relating sounds and symbols,
8.5 Transcribing words
C Using authentic material:
8.6 'Knock-knock' jokes,
8.7 Tongue twisters,
8.8 Limericks,
8.9 Poems with features of connected speech,
8.10 Short texts showing features of pronunciation
Web-based resource
Appendix 1 Key to phonetic symbols
Appendix 2 Common pronunciation problems
Appendix 3 Initial consonant clusters in English
Appendix 4 Some rules of word stress.
SimilarItems
 YOU MAY ALSO LIKE THESE BOOKS
10 Best Teaching Practices 2e(pb)2005 by Tileston
100 Ideas: For Teaching Knowledge And Understanding Of The World (pb)2008 by Thwaites
100 Ideas: Teaching Physical Development (pb)2009 by Brownhill
A Penny Tassoni Handbook: Getting It Right For Tow Year Olds (pb)2014 by Tassoni
Academic Writing And Publishing: A Practical Hand Book (pb)2008 by Hartley

Achieving Education For All: Pakistan, Promising Practisces In Universal Primary Education (quantitiy Upe Good Practice (pb)2008 by Zahar
All About Science For Lower Secondary: Practical Workbook, Volume 2 (pb) by Heyworth
Approaches And Methods In Language Teaching 2e(pb)2010 by Richards
Art Of Public Speaking (w/cd Topical Finder Booklet(w/olc/bind-in-card) 8e(pb)2004 by Lucas
Art Of Teaching Primary Science, The (pb)2008 by Dawson

Best Practices For School Improvement (pb)2010 by .
Big Ideas For Little Kids: Teaching Philosophy Through Children''s Literature (hb)2011 by Wartenberg
Book Industry In India Context,challenge And Strategy, The (hb)2004 by Das
Breaking The Mold Of School Instruction And Organization: Innovative And Successful Practices For The Twenty-first Century (hb)2011 by Honigsfeld
Bridging: Assessment For Teaching And Learning In Early Childhood Classrooms Prek-3 (pb)2007 by Chen

Cambridge Bec 4 Preliminary Self-study Pack (student''s Book With Answers And Audio Cd) Examination Paper From University Of Cambridge Esol Examinations 1 Cd-audio (pb) by Esol
Cambridge Checkpoint: English Coursebook 8 (cambridge International Examinations) (pb) by Cox
Cambridge Checkpoint: English Coursebook 8 (cambridge International Examinations) (pb) by Cox
Cambridge English For Engineering (with 2 Audio Cds (pb)2009 by Ibbotson
Cambridge Igcse® And O Level Global Perspectives Coursebook (pb) by Laycock

SameCategoryBooks
  BOOKS OF THE SAME CATEGORY
Words Their Way Level A Student Notebook
Bambini: The Italian Approach To Infant/toddler Care (pb)2000
Inside Guide To Training As Teacher (pb)2006
Sos: Help For Parent 3e(pb)2006
Understanding Research In Second Language Learning: A Teacher''s Guide To Statistics And Research Design (cambridge Language Teaching Library) (pb)2002
Why Don''t Students Like School: A Cognitive Scientist Answers Questions About How The Mind Works And What It Means For The Classroom (pb)2010
Resources For Teaching Creative Writing (pb)2009
So You Want To Be A School Leader? (pb)2008
Kaplan Gmat Premier Program 2010-2011 (w/cd) (pb)2010
Teaching Road Map: A Pocket Guide For High School And College Teachers, The (hb)2010
ALL BOOKS OF THE SAME CATEGORY
SameAuthorBooks
Session Order View Right Pane LeftCategory
SOCIAL SCIENCES
ANTHROPOLOGY
. Anthropology
ART / ARCHEOLOGY
. Art / Archeology
BUSINESS & PROFESSIONS
. Business And Professions
EDUCATION
. Education
JOURNALISM / MASS COMMUNICATION/ MEDIA
. Journalism / Mass Communication/ Media
LAW / JUSTICE & LAW ENFORCEMENT
. Law / Justice And Law Enforcement
SOCIAL SCIENCES
. Social Sciences
SOCIOLOGY
. Sociology
Untitled Document
PARAMOUNT'S MEDICAL
PARAMOUNT'S GENERAL
PARAMOUNT'S SOCIAL SCIENCE
PARAMOUNT'S CHILDREN
PARAMOUNT'S ENGINEERING
BOOKS OF SUBSTANCE
( DAWN BOOKS & AUTHORS)
NATION BUILDING PARADOXES IN INDIA AND PAKISTAN
RISE AND KILL FIRST: THE SECRET HISTORY OF ISRAEL'S TARGETED ASSASSINATIONS
THE DANGEROUS CASE OF DONALD TRUMP: 27 PSYCHIATRISTS AND MENTAL HEALTH EXPERTS ASSESS A PRESIDENT
BATTLES IN THE MIND: CONQUERING AND WINNING OVER EMOTIONAL PAIN
HACK INTO YOUR CREATIVITY
MARCHING WITH A BILLION: ANALYSING NARENDRA MODI’S GOVERNMENT AT MIDTERM
PAKISTAN'S NUCLEAR BOMB: A STORY OF DEFIANCE, DETERRENCE AND DEVIANCE
DASTAN-E-GHADAR: THE TALE OF THE MUTINY
REPORTING PAKISTAN
THE PAKISTAN PARADOX: INSTABILITY AND RESILIENCE
MANAGING FOR SUCCESS: SPOTTING DANGER SIGNALS AND FIXING PROBLEMS BEFORE THEY HAPPEN
EVEREST: SUMMIT OF ACHIEVEMENT
THE ART OF THE QUR'AN: TREASURES FROM THE MUSEUM OF TURKISH AND ISLAMIC ARTS
THE CLASH OF CIVILIZATIONS AND THE REMAKING OF WORLD ORDER
HANDS THAT HEAL: ACUPRESSURE/ REFLEXOLOGY, A GIFT OF NATURE
ZULFI MY FRIEND
Footer
Paramount Books (Pvt) Ltd.
Copyright © 2012-2017
Facebook Paramount Books Twitter ParamountB
BRANCHES CUSTOMER SUPPORT QUICK LINKS
Abbotabad Site Map Quotation Request
Faisalabad FAQ / Help Refer to Friend
Hyderabad Contact Us How to Pay
Islamabad About Us Feedback
Karachi
Lahore
Peshawar    
  20977