The Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English is the most up-to-date record of the pronunciation of British and American English. Based on research by a joint UK and US team of linguistics experts, this is a unique survey of how English is really spoken in the twenty-first century. This second edition has been fully revised to include:
- a full reappraisal of the pronunciation models for modern British and American English;
- 2,000 new entries, including new words from the last decade, encyclopedic terms and proper names;
- separate IPA transcriptions for British and American English for over 100,000 words;
- information on grammatical variants including plurals, comparative and superlative adjectives, and verb tenses.