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Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary

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The 18th edition of Daniel Jones's classic work is the definitive guide to contemporary English pronunciation. This new and fully updated edition contains over 230,000 pronunciations of words, names and phrases. In addition, it includes lively essays on aspects of pronunciation by leading experts in the field, a phonetics and phonology glossary and notes explaining the rel ...more
Hardcover, 580 pages
Published October 31st 2011 by Cambridge University Press (first published 1981)
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Apr 12, 2017 Theta33 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Physical dictionaries are limited, hence are likely to include less words than the ones available online.
Why would you then choose this one?
-some people like to read physical books, it might be more comfortable
-for the sake of authority-you believe the authors have a more authoritative say
-online dictionaries might disappear overnight or be clogged with ads (yes, it happens)

Some nice features of this dictionary:
--most pronunciation dictionaries (in fact all that I got hold on) are written by Br
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i want to improve my listening and speaking skill of English language
Oct 21, 2007 Tovah rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: speech dorks like myself
for the difference between Mary, marry and merry
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