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Prediction in Teaching Pronunciation

  1. Wayne B. Dickerson

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0950

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Dickerson, W. B. 2012. Prediction in Teaching Pronunciation. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Learners and teachers of English as a second or foreign language (ESL/EFL) take for granted that learning grammar means learning rules. They do not often think of learning rules for pronunciation. Instead, images of listening and speaking come to mind.


  • esl/efl;
  • language teaching;
  • perception;
  • phonology;
  • pronunciation;
  • prosody