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Pronunciation Instruction

  1. Tracey M. Derwing

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0968

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Derwing, T. M. 2012. Pronunciation Instruction. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Pronunciation instruction has been around for as long as people have been learning languages other than their mother tongues. The fact that much of the research in this area has focused on English is partly due to its status as a global language.


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