ABOUT THE COURSE
The basic course is an introduction to Phonetics. It seeks to give an overview of the topic and in-depth knowledge of the basic concepts of pronunciation of 44 phonemes of the English language to young learners.
OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE
This course seeks to achieve the following:
1. To introduce the concept of Phonetics.
2. To introduce the terms: Phonemes, Consonants, Vowels, Diphthongs.
3. To provide an easy understanding of the articulation of the 44 phonemes through examples.
4. To enhance students’ awareness through excercises.
Communication Skills in English – V.Sasikumar
English Phonetics and Phonology – Peter Roach