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UPM-CALC/SEM2/2016-17/SA PORTFOLIO/BBI2423/WEEK 4

Speaking Accurately Portfolio (15%)

This is an individual assignment where students complete weekly tasks on speaking accuracy.
The tasks are to be submitted on weekly basis starting from Week 1 Week 10.
WEEK TASKS Task
Completion
Deadline
4 Watch the video on pronunciation of past tense forms from the following link: 6 12
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j32SurxnE4s March 2017
Final Past
tense Then answer the questions below.
sounds

1) Complete the rules for pronunciation of regular verbs in the past.


i) When the regular verbs end in a vowel sound or voiced consonant
sound, the ed ending is pronounced /d/
ii) When the regular verbs end in an unvoiced consonant sound, the
ed ending is pronounced /t/
iii) The ed ending is pronounced /id/ when the verbs end in the
consonant sounds /t/ and /d/
2) For the following base form of the verbs, write down its past tense form.
Then transcribe the word accordingly to its final sound (/t/, /d/, /id/).

You can use the phonetic symbols below:

Consonants
/p/ /b/ /t/ /d/ /k/ /g/ /f/ /v/ /s/ /z/ /h/ /m/ /n/
// // // // // /l/ /r/ /j/ /w/ // //

Vowels
// /i:/ /e/ // // /:/

// /u:/ // /:/ // /:/

Diphthongs

/e/ // // // // // /e/ //

Primary Stress marker


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EFFECTIVE DATE: SEM 1, 15/16


UPM-CALC/SEM2/2016-17/SA PORTFOLIO/BBI2423/WEEK 4

Past Tense
Base Form /t/ /d/ /id/
Form

Enjoy /n'/ Enjoyed /n'd/

Agree /'gri:/ Agreed /'gri:d/

Suggest /s'dest/ Suggested /s'destid/

Discuss /d'sks/ Discussed /d'skst/

Indicate /'ndket/ Indicated /'ndketid/

State /stet/ Stated /stetid/

Claim /klem/ Claimed /klemd/

Decide /d'sad/ Decided /d'sadid/

Determine
Determined /d't:mnd/
/d't:mn/

Clarify /'klrfa/ Clarified /'klrfad/

Pledge /ple/ Pledged /pled/

Measure /'me/ Measured /'med/

Answer /':ns/ Answered /':nsd/

Allow /'l/ Allowed /'ld/

Facilitate
Facilitated /f'sltetid/
/f'sltet/

Ask /:sk/ Asked /:skt/

EFFECTIVE DATE: SEM 1, 15/16