The Sounds of the World's Languages, Paperback Book

The Sounds of the World's Languages Paperback

Part of the Phonological Theory series


This book describes all the known ways in which the sounds of the world's languages differ.

Encapsulating the work of two leading figures in the field, it will be a standard work of reference for researchers in phonetics, linguistics and speech science for many years to come.

The scope of the book is truly global, with data drawn from nearly 400 languages, many of them investigated at first hand by the authors.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 450 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Phonetics, phonology
  • ISBN: 9780631198154

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