A Pronouncing Dictionary of American English

Author: John Samuel Kenyon
Publisher: Merriam Webster
ISBN: 9780877790471
Format: PDF, ePub
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"A unique guide to the pronunciation of American English presented in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). Over 40,000 entries for common words, plus historical, literary, and proper names. Great for ESL students."

Oxford Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English

Author: Clive Upton
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198607724
Format: PDF, ePub
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Compiled by a team of linguistics experts, this is a comprehensive pronunciation dictionary which gives phonetic transcriptions using the International Phonetic Alphabet for the rendering of words and proper names in both British and American English.

English Pronouncing Dictionary

Author: Daniel Jones
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521680868
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Uses the International Phonetic Alphabet to provide phonetic transcriptions for over 220,000 pronunications of words in American and British English.

Wordspeller Phonetic Dictionary

Author: i.m. Press
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780983038108
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Find Your Word by the Way it Sounds! American English spellings and definitions get you to the word you are looking for phonetically! Go from a misspelled word to a standard dictionary or encyclopedia by using Wordspeller Phonetic Dictionary as a bridge.This resource tool provides very brief definitions helping you determine which word you are looking for within seconds. This unique reference tool lists words together which sound or are spelled similar to the word you are seeking.These words all sound the same 'petal, pedal or peddle', which word do you wish to use? These words all sound the same 'there, they're or their', which one is correct? Are you a poet looking for just that right word that is spelled or sounds similar?Unlike other resource tools, Wordspeller provides all potential suffixes for over 70,000 words all spelled out along with your correctly spelled word. Prefixes for the English language are listed along with definitions.The methodology of this dictionary supposes there are never more than 6 related words to your misspelled word no matter how misspelled it is. Are you new to spelling the English language? Do you have other challenges which requires help with getting to a correctly spelled word? This is the resource tool you have been seeking! The Wordspeller doesn't normally list proper nouns that are better left to an encyclopedia but does include medical, legal and other proper nouns which are used on a daily basis in communication. Misspellings are derived from dyslexic friends, and speakers of dialects from over 28 states. Asian and Spanish pronunciations and misspellings can be located in another edition, Wordspeller ESL & Phonetic Dictionary.

The Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English

Author: Clive Upton
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 131545968X
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English is the most up-to-date record of the pronunciation of British and American English. Based on research by a joint UK and US team of linguistics experts, this is a unique survey of how English is really spoken in the twenty-first century. This second edition has been fully revised to include: a full reappraisal of the pronunciation models for modern British and American English; 2,000 new entries, including new words from the last decade, encyclopedic terms and proper names; separate IPA transcriptions for British and American English for over 100,000 words; information on grammatical variants including plurals, comparative and superlative adjectives, and verb tenses. The most comprehensive dictionary of its type available, The Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English is the essential reference for those interested in English pronunciation.