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Prator, Clifford

  1. Marianne Celce-Murcia

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0948

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Celce-Murcia, M. 2012. Prator, Clifford. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Clifford H. Prator (1911–93) was an exceptional administrator, a sociolinguist, a practical phonetician, and a language methodologist.


  • 20th century;
  • esl/efl;
  • phonetics;
  • sociolinguistics;
  • teaching methods in applied linguistics;
  • pronunciation