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Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary

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The Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary is the ultimate guide to pronunciation in English. Thousands of pronunciations not shown in general dictionaries are included, from people and places, to words from science, technology and literature. The 17th edition is edited by three of the most distinguished phonetics scholars working today. - NEW! Up-to-date entries includi ...more
Hardcover, 599 pages
Published June 1st 2006 by Cambridge University Press (first published 1981)
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Apr 12, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: speech dorks like myself
for the difference between Mary, marry and merry
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