This is the first study that empirically investigates preposition placement across all clause types. The study compares first-language (British English) and second-language (Kenyan English) data and will therefore appeal to readers interested in world Englishes. Over 100 authentic corpus examples are discussed in the text, which will appeal to those who want to see 'real data'
SPEECH SOUNDS is an accessible and helpful guide to basic phonetic theory. Explaining the fundamental skills of the phonetician, the text investigates the different angles involved in the production of sound and uses data-based material to reinforce each new concept. SPEECH SOUNDS includes examples from a wide range of languages, dozens of exercises with solutions and full cross-references.