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Mon Dec 11 2006
Qs: English Vowels/ Research Project
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Phonetics and Phonology: English Vowels
Message 1: Phonetics and Phonology: English Vowels
From: issa razaq <issarazaqyahoo.com>
Subject: Phonetics and Phonology: English Vowels
I am having a problem understanding the phonetic and phonological
differences between properties of English vowels and, assuming there are
differences, what use are they? Also, where does vowel length fall in this
In almost every paper or article, the topic seems to be slippery. I could
not find any source talking about this topic in a satisfactory way.
Can any one refer me to any papers or sources or help in this area?
Message 2: Research Project
From: Tuyet Truong <t.p.truongstudent.ru.nl>
Subject: Research Project
Dear Sir, Madam,
I am a student of Business Communication at the Radboud University
Nijmegen. For a research project carried out by staff and students, I am
currently looking for native speakers of English to participate in a 5
minute web survey about e-mail communication.
I would be very grateful if you could find the time to fill in the survey.
The address of the web survey is:
You will need the following access code to start the survey: euro
Thank you in advance for your time and effort,
If you have any questions about this survey, please contact:
Dr. Berna Hendriks
Dept. of Business Communication
Radboud University Nijmegen
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