the patterns of sounds and rhythms in poetry; the study of this
the part of phonetics which is concerned with stress and intonation as opposed to individual speech sounds
I spoke them slowly as I wrote and only discover- ed when I read them to somebody else that there was no common music, no prosody.
But, overall, the pronunciation and prosody of spoken English seems to vary as much as ever across the country of its birth.
A study of the close relationship between this theory and Chinese rhetoric and of semantic prosody has great practical significance to TCFL.
The generation of linguistically geared prosody tends to activate the left hemisphere of brain.
Simple windmills in the wind rotation with Dutch prosody, passing the sound of running water.
I used also to recite to her the scraps of poetry used as illustrations in the chapter on prosody or rhetoric of our Bengali grammar.
Semantic prosody is considered as a unique linguistic phenomenon, which shows that some words have special collocation tendency.
Different meanings of words are identified by their different patterning, including colligation, collocation and semantic prosody.
Semantic prosody is a new theme in Corpus Linguistics as well as a fresh aspect of studying lexical behaviour.
But the general problem in it is which the naturality of speech and the modification capability of prosody is not good enough.