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  1. Murray J. Munro

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0549

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Munro, M. J. 2012. Intelligibility. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Intelligibility is an aspect of speech with far-reaching consequences for human communication.


  • esl/efl;
  • phonetics;
  • phonology;
  • second language acquisition;
  • speech science;
  • pronunciation