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SPAN0317A-W13

Spanish Pronunciation

Spanish Pronunciation: How to Sound Like a Native Speaker
Why do language learners have a “foreign” accent? Why do native Spanish speakers roll their r’s so effortlessly? In this course we will explore basic concepts in phonetics and phonology in order to demystify the difficulties that second language learners face while learning Spanish pronunciation. By comparing and contrasting the sound systems of Spanish and English, as well as how their sounds are produced and perceived, students will acquire the theoretical and practical tools to make your Spanish pronunciation more native-like. (SPAN 0220 or equivalent)
Course Reference Number (CRN):
11415

Course

SPAN0317

All Sections in Winter 2013

Winter 2013

SPAN0317A-W13 Lecture (Rohena-Madrazo)