An abridgement of Walker"s Critical pronouncing dictionary and expositor of the English language

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English language -- Diction
Statementby the Rev. Thomas Smith
SeriesAmerican school class-book -- no. 5, Early American imprints -- no. 46677
ContributionsSmith, Thomas, Rev, Walker, John, 1732-1807.
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary () gives advice for people with Scottish or Irish accents, and above all for Londoners with a Cockney accent, which according to Walker was ‘a thousand times more offensive and disgusting’.

Walker uses a system of marks and numbers to indicate the desired pronunciation. CRITICAL PRONOUNCING DICTIONARY. WALKER'S. Buffalo, N.Y. ENGLISH LANGAGE. Cobb's Abridgement J Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary Orthography.

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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language is dictionary authored by John Walker ( – ), a British elocutionist and lexicographer. Born inWalker worked as an actor with various theater companies in England and Ireland before leaving acting in After opening a school in Kensington inWalker began teaching elocution to.

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To which are prefixed, principles of English pronunciation. Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for avoiding their respective pecularities; and directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary.

A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language: To Which are Prefixed Principles of English Pronunciation Rules to be Observed by the Natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for Avoiding Their Respective Peculiarities; and Directions to Foreigners for Acquiring a Knowledge of the Use of this Dictionary, the Whole.

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Walker] Published by New York (). A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language to which are prefixed, principles of pronunciation : likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities, and directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary: the whole interspersed with observations.

A critical pronouncing dictionary and expositor of the English language. In which not only the meaning of every word is clearly explained, and the sound of every syllable distinctly shown, but where words are subject to different pronunciations, the reasons for each are at large displayed.

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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor Of the English Language To Which Are Prefixed, Principles Of English Pronunciation Likewise, Rules To Be Observed By the Natives Of Scotland, Ireland, and London, For Avoiding Their Respective Pecularities.

A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary (4th edition) () by John Walker PRONOUNCING DICTIONARY, AND. EXPOSITOR OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: IN WHICH, Not only the Meaning of every word is clearly explained, and the Sound of every Syllable distinctly shown, but, where Words.

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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language. Walker, John. To Which is Annexed A Key New London: W.

& J. Bolles, Leather bound. Octavo. [1], pages, [1] page blank. The second part of the book is titled "A Key to the Classical Pronounciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper Names " pages, [1. Walker's critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language: in which the meaning of every word is clearly explained, and the sound of every syllable distinctly shown: to which are prefixed, principles of English pronunciation; rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities; and directions to foreigners.Walker; Walker's Pronouncing Dictionary ofthe English Language Abridged for the Use of Schools: Containing a Compendium of the.

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