SinEb, wk7, November 7th, 2014

Homework

prepare your presentations.

Today’s class

  1.  What kind of sounds are difficult for Japanese speakers to make?
    1. Bilabials, dentals, dental-labials, some alveolar sounds like ‘r’ and ‘l’.
  2. What kind of sounds are difficult for a ventriloquist to make?
    1. Bilabials, dental-labials.
  3. What are the characteristics of Cockney accent?
    1. Dropped ‘H’, glottal stop instead of double T, ‘th’ (voiced) becomes ‘d’ or ‘v’, ‘th’ (unvoiced) becomes ‘f’, vowels deepened and broadened.
    2. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LnjGNJ5JL8w
    3. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-q9UAbxNlWg

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