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pronunciation of Efik for speakers of English

T. L. Cook

pronunciation of Efik for speakers of English

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Published by African Studies Program and Intensive Language Training Center, Indiana University in Bloomington (Ind.) .
Written in English


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Statement[by] T.L. Cook with the assistance of Kòko Eyò Ìta.
ContributionsIndiana University. African Studies Program., Indiana University. Intensive Language Training Center.
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Open LibraryOL20856550M


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The pronunciation of Efik for speakers of English. Information about this record. Title: The pronunciation of Efik for speakers of English. Online: No. Archive: Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics Library (see archive description) Contributor: Cook, T.

L (author) Date: Publisher. English language at Sudan University of Science and Technology. However, there are many barriers that hinder them to speak with good English pronunciation. Many studies have demonstrated that the errors made by the speakers of other languages, who speak English, are.

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