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Computer-Assisted Pronunciation Teaching

  1. Dorothy M. Chun

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0172

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Chun, D. M. 2012. Computer-Assisted Pronunciation Teaching. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

Although the teaching of pronunciation does not appear to be one of the top priorities for most language teachers at the beginning of the 21st century, it is an important aspect of spoken language that cannot be ignored in view of globalization, the growing needs of cross-cultural communication, and issues of speaker identity and social integration.

Keywords:

  • CALL;
  • pronunciation;
  • prosody