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Visible speech

Ralph K. Potter

Visible speech

by Ralph K. Potter

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Published by D. Van Nostrand Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ralph K. Potter, George A. Kopp and Harriet C. Green.
ContributionsKopp, George A., Green, Harriet C.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13800995M

About the Book Visible Speech is an attempt to set the record straight about the nature of writing. John DeFrancis, a noted specialist in the Chinese language, shows that writing can be based only upon a sound system and not upon any other linguistic level. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Visible Speech: The Diverse Oneness of Writing Systems by John DeFrancis (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

Visible Speech is a system of phonetic symbols developed by British linguist Alexander Melville Bell in to represent the position of the speech organs in articulating sounds. Bell was known internationally as a teacher of speech and proper elocution and an author of books on the subject; the system is composed of symbols that show the position and movement of the throat and . Visible speech Vis"i*ble speech". (Phon.) A system of characters invented by Prof. Alexander Melville Bell to represent all sounds that may be uttered by the speech organs, and intended to be suggestive of the position of the organs of speech in uttering them.

Bell's Visible Speech (), a speech teaching aid for the deaf, used quasi-iconic phonetic symbols to notate positions of the lips, tongue, and soft palate. However, the most influential system of articulator-based notation has been that of the International Phonetic Association (IPA), founded in Visible Speech: The Science of Universal Alphabetics; Or Self-interpreting Physiological by Alexander Melville Bell. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Author: Alexander Melville Bell.


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Visible Speech is an attempt to set the record straight about the nature of writing. John DeFrancis, a noted specialist in the Chinese language, shows that writing can be based only upon a sound system and not upon any other linguistic level/5.

Visible speech Hardcover – January 1, by Ralph Kimball Potter (Author), George A. Kopp (Author), Harriet Green Kopp (Author) & See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Author: Ralph Kimball Potter, George A. Kopp, Harriet Green Kopp. Visible Speech is an attempt to set the record straight about the nature of writing. John DeFrancis, a noted specialist in the Chinese language, shows that writing can be based only upon a sound system and not upon any other linguistic level.

He corrects the erroneous views of Chinese writing as pictographic, ideographic, logographic, or morphemic, and defends his conclusion that 4/5(1). Visible Speech is an attempt to set the record straight about the nature of writing.

John DeFrancis, a noted specialist in the Chinese language, shows that writing can be based only upon a sound system and not upon any other linguistic by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Potter, Ralph Kimball, Visible speech.

New York, D. Van Nostrand Co., (OCoLC) Document Type. Visible Speech is an attempt to set the record straight about the nature of writing. John DeFrancis, a noted specialist in the Chinese language, shows that writing can be based only upon a sound system and not upon any other linguistic level.

This book reflects the author's sound scholarship and novel insights, which place it in the Price: $ Visible Speech.

Visible Speech is a phonetic alphabet invented by Alexander Melville Bell. You might have heard of his son, Alexander Graham Bell, who invented the telephone.

Both Bells were deeply involved in the education of the Deaf, and Melville Bell invented this alphabet to help teach them to speak. Eurythmy as Visible Speech book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. These lectures form the fundamental course on speech eurythmy w /5(7). Visible Speech: The Diverse Oneness of Writing Systems - Ebook written by John DeFrancis.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Visible Speech: The Diverse Oneness of Writing : John Defrancis.

a corrected republication of the edition, the book describes a form of visible speech obtained by the recording of an analysis of speech somewhat similar to the analysis performed by the ear. originally intended to present an experimental training program in the reading of visible speech and expanded to include material of interest to various groups who might use visible speech.

Rudolf Steiner's Eurythmy as Visible Speech Following his lecture-course Eurythmy as Visible Singing, these fundamental lectures on speech eurythmy - offered in response to specific requests - gave Rudolf Steiner the opportunity to complete the foundations of 4/5().

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Potter, Ralph Kimball, Visible speech. New York, Dover Publications [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Visible Speech: the Science of Universal Alphabetics: Or, Self-interpreting Physiological Letters, for the Writing of All Languages in One Alphabet.

Illustrated by Tables, Diagrams, and Examples: Author: Alexander Melville Bell: Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Audio book maker - is a freeware text-to-speech software which read texts by human voice (text-to-speech player).

It uses text-to-speech engines installed on your computer. Audio Book Creator has helped thousands of Students, Writers, Researchers, commuters, runners to use their time effectively and to read better, faster, easier.3/5().

Visible Speech is a system of phonetic symbols developed by Alexander Melville Bell in to represent the position of the speech organs in articulating sounds. The writing system used by Alexander Melville Bell, who was known internationally as a teacher of speech and proper elocution and an author of books on the subject.

The system is composed of symbols that. The code-book is designed to allow physiological and articulatory phonetic manipulation of the visible speech, making it different from other data-driven approaches such as video/image stitching and unit-concatenation, but similar in that it attempts to model variation using code-book entries, though its entries differ from visemes.

The coding Cited by: Other articles where Visible Speech is discussed: Sarah Fuller: she learned of “visible speech,” the system of Alexander Melville Bell for teaching the deaf, and it was at her invitation that his son, Alexander Graham Bell, traveled to the United States the next year to teach the system to the school’s faculty.

Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress. About this Item. Title English alphabet of visible speech, expressed in the names of numbers and objects Created / Published [between and ] Book illustrations   Visible Speech is a system of phonetic symbols developed by British linguist Alexander Melville Bell in to represent the position of the speech organs in articulating sounds.

Bell was known internationally as a teacher of speech and proper elocution and an author of books on the subject. The system is composed of symbols that show the position and. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Visible speech by Alexander Melville Bell,Simpkin, Marshall & Co. edition, in English - Inaugural edPages:. Bell’s father was invited by Sarah Fuller, principal of the Boston School for Deaf Mutes (which continues today as the public Horace Mann School for the Deaf), in Boston, Massachusetts, to introduce the Visible Speech System by providing training for Fuller’s instructors, but he declined the post in favor of his son.

Visible speech: the science of universal alphabets, or Self-interpreting physiological letters, for the writing of all languages in one alphabet.Simpkin, Marshall & Co.

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