Publications by J. Windsor Lewis

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A complete list of all my (over 40) contributions to Le Maître Phonétique and to its successor the Journal of the International Phonetic Association up to 2006 may be seen at pp 33 to 36 of the online Analytical Index to the Publications of the International Phonetic Association by Emeritus Professor Michael C. MacMahon..
My Website www.yek.me.uk, mainly dedicated to phonetic topics, has well over one third of a million words including over 500 blogs.

  1. (1964) A specimen of Cardiff English. Le Maître Phonétique pp 6-7
  2. (1964) Review of Daniel Jones’s English Pronouncing Dictionary. English Studies Vol. XLV 5 pp 425-6
  3. (1964) Review of Leslie Hill & J. M. Ure English Sounds and Spellings. Le Maître Phonétique pp 33-4
  4. (1964) Transcription in the mf. Le Maître Phonétique p. 7
  5. (1965) Gradation in conversational English. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 6-15
  6. (1965) Review of Helge Kökeritz Shakespeare’s Names. English Studies pp 263-7
  7. (1965) Review of A. S. Hornby, E. V. Gatenby, H. Wakefield The Advanced Learner’s Dictionary of Current English. London: Oxford University Press. Le Maître Phonétique pp 14-15
  8. (1965) Teaching the pronunciation of the structural words. Language Learning Vol.15  pp 115-7
  9. (1966) Intonation once again. Den Høgre Skolen Oslo pp 354-5
  10. (1966) Some comments on weakforms in Norwegian. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 19-20
  11. (1966) Vowel symbolisation by diagram. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 2-11
  12. (1966) The rhythmic structure of the English diphthongs. Le Maître Phonétique pp 32-3
  13. (1966) A note on phonetic notation in English teaching in Scandinavian schools. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 2-4
  14. (1966) Review of M. A. K. Halliday, Angus McIntosh & Peter Strevens The Linguistic Sciences and Language Teaching. English Studies pp 241-2
  15. (1966) Review of R. H. Robins General Linguistics:An Introductory Survey. English Studies pp 241-2
  16. (1966) Review of G. F. Arnold & A. C. Gimson English Pronunciation Practice. Le Maître Phonétique pp 14-16
  17. (1966) Weakening in Norwegian. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 19-20
  18. (1967) A brief bibliography for Scandinavian students of English phonetics. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 45-6
  19. (1967) Review of H. Kurath A Phonology and Prosody of Modern English. English Studies pp 180-3
  20. (1967) Review of B. Malmberg Engelsk Ljudlära. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 38-40
  21. (1967) Review of D. Abercrombie Elements of General Phonetics. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 26-9
  22. (1967) Review of A. Barron & W. R. Lee Phonetics Charts. Le Maître Phonétique pp 13-14
  23. (1967) Phonetic transcription and weak-forms. English Language Teaching Vol. XXII pp 41-4
  24. (1968) A note on the O’Connor & Arnold system of intonation marking. Le Maître Phonétique pp 11-13
  25. (1968) The so-called broad A. English Language Teaching p. 65
  26. (1968) The tonetics of rises. Le Maître Phonétique p. 31
  27. (1968) with J. J. Higgins Pronunciation and Listening Practice: A Language Laboratory Course (pp 146) Oslo: Studentersamfundets Fri Undervisnings Forlag
  28. (1968) Review of J. D. O’Connor Better English Pronunciation. Den Høgre Skolen No. 3 Oslo pp 105-6
  29. (1968) Review of L. Aslaksrud & G. Haarberg English Speech. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 38-40
  30. (1969) A Guide to English Pronunciation. Oslo: Scandinavian Universities Press (pp viii +170)
  31. (1970) The Unknown Citizen (a transcription of the Auden poem). Le Maître Phonétique pp 11-12
  32. (1970) Phonetics Questions - Model Answers - Comment. Språk og Språkundervisning Oslo pp 17-25
  33. (1970) The tonal system of remote speech. Le Maître Phonétique pp 31-6
  34. (1971) Review of H. E. Palmer & R. Kingdon A Grammar of Spoken English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 48-51
  35. (1971) Review of A. C. Gimson An Introduction to the Pronunciation of English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 51- 53
  36. (1971) The American and British accents of English. English Language Teaching Vol. XXV pp 238-48
  37. (1971) Roger Kingdon – his eightieth birthday. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 57-8
  38. (1971) An Examination of Intonation of Colloquial English (1961) by J. D. O’Connor & G. F. Arnold. Phonetics Department Report No. 3 University of Leeds pp 51-82
  39. (1971) Review of C. E. Bazell, J. C. Catford, M. A. K. Halliday & R. H. Robins (eds) In Memory of J. R. Firth. English Studies pp 289-91
  40. (1972) Stifling Welsh language with conformity. The Western Mail (South Wales newspaper)
  41. (1972) The notation of the General British English segments. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 59-66
  42. (1972) Review of P. Ladefoged Three Areas of Experimental Phonetics. English Studies pp 76-9
  43. (1972) A Concise Pronouncing Dictionary of British and American English London: Oxford University Press (pp xx + 233)
  44. (1973) English Intonation Studies. Phonetics Department Report No. 4 University of Leeds pp 51-82
  45. (1973) The place of phonetics textbooks in EFL teacher training. Newsletter of the International Association for the Teaching of EFL p. 17
  46. (1974) with A. S. Hornby & A. P. Cowie Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary of Current English London: Oxford University Press
  47. (1974) Anonymous review of M. A. K. Halliday A Course in Spoken English:Intonation. English Language Teaching Journal Vol. XXVIII No. 2 pp 173-4
  48. (1974) Review of W. E. Jones & J. Laver (eds) Phonetics in Linguistics:A Book of Readings. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 99-102
  49. (1974) Review of L. F. Brosnahan & Bertil Malmberg Introduction to Phonetics. English Studies Vol. 55 pp 169-71
  50. (1975) Symbols for the General British English vowel sounds. Zielsprache Englisch Vol. 2 pp 1-4. Munich: Max Hueber Verlag
  51. (1975) Linking /r/ in the General British pronunciation of English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol. 5 no.1 pp 37- 42.
  52. (1975) In the steps of Professor Higgins. Times Educational Supplement London 21st March
  53. (1975) Harold Orton 1898-1975. Journal of the International Phonetic Association p. 59
  54. (1975) The undesirability of colons in EFL transcription. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 64-71
  55. (1975) Reviews of B. S. Collins, S. P. Den Hollander & Jill Rodd Accepted English Pronunciation,
  56. Patricia D. Scott Sheldon Spoken English and
  57. Xavier DeKeyser & P. D. S. Sheldon Introduction to the Articulation of RP Phonemes. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 98-101
  58. (1975) Review of Arne Vanvik English Phonetics for Norwegian Students. Den Høgre Skolen Oslo pp 22-6
  59. (1976) The official IPA vowel diagram. Journal of the International Phonetic Association p. 29-31
  60. (1976) Review of A Practical Course of English Pronunciation by A. C. Gimson. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 29-31
  61. (1976) The ALD Phonetic Symbols. Zielsprache Englisch Vol. 4 Munich: Max Hueber Verlag pp 41-2
  62. (1976) Videotape film The Phonetics of Vowel Systems. University of Leeds Television Service
  63. (1977) The r-link business: a reply. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 28-31
  64. (1977) People Speaking:Phonetic Readings in Current English London: Oxford University Press pp iv + 92
  65. (1977) The authenticity of the Henry VIII Wolsey speech attributed to Henry Irving. Recorded Sound No.68 London: British Inst. of Recorded Sound pp 733-4
  66. (1977) How far can pronunciation be international? Newsletter of the International Association for the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language pp 27-9
  67. (1978) New directions in pronunciation transcription. In Honour of A. S. Hornby (ed. P. Strevens) London: Oxford University Press pp 183-9
  68. (1978) The Daniel Jones Outline of English Phonetics:some changed usages. Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik 26/4 pp 356-61
  69. (1979 revised re-issue of) A Concise Pronouncing Dictionary of British and American English. London: Oxford University Press pp xx + 233
  70. (1979 revised re-issue of) People Speaking:Phonetic Readings in Current English London:Oxford University Press (pp iv + 92)
  71. (1979) Pre-Consonantal /r/ in the General British Pronunciation of English. English Language Teaching Journal Vol. XXXIII No. 3 pp 188-90
  72. (1979) British English in strict IPA transcription. The Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 72-3
  73. (1979) Simplifying our phonetic transcription. Zielsprache Englisch Vol. 3 Munich. Max Hueber Verlag pp 13-14
  74. (1979) Review of Everyman’s English Pronouncing Dictionary, 14th edition. English Language Teaching Journal Vol. XXXIII No. 4 pp 324-6
  75. (1980) Peter Arthur Desmond McCarthy (1912-1979). English Language Teaching Journal Vol. XXXIV No. 3 pp 230-1
  76. (1980) Dr W. E. Jones (1922-1978). English Language Teaching Journal Vol. XXXIV No. 3 pp 231-2
  77. (1980) Dr W. E. Jones Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 85-6
  78. (1980) Why I believe the Ripper tape is a hoax. The Yorkshire Post p. 9 December 3rd
  79. (1980) The words of a small timer. The Yorkshire Post 13th May
  80. (1980) Is ‘alright’ all right? Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik 28/2 pp 164-5
  81. (1980) Daniel Jones (1881-1967). Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik 29/4 pp 343-8
  82. (1983) Review of Peter Roach English Phonetics and Phonology. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 97-102
  83. (1984) The teaching of intonation. (Proceedings of the) Deuxième Colloque d’Avril sur l’Anglais Oral Université Paris-Nord
  84. (1984) Roger Kingdon 1891-1984: an appreciation. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 80-85
  85. (1984) Mr Roger Kingdon (anonymous obituary). The Times London 5th June
  86. (1984) Roger Kingdon 1891-1984. Newsletter of the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language p. 6
  87. (1984) Review of G. E. Pointon BBC Pronouncing Dictionary of British Names. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 86-9
  88. (1985) Review of Ian Morris-Wilson English Phonemic Transcription. The EFL Gazette
  89. (1985) British non-dialect accents. Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik 33/8 pp 244-57
  90. (1985) Xenophonic Inadvertent Paronomasia. Papers from the First Leeds English Language Teaching Symposium University of Leeds
  91. (1986) Review Article on Brazil, M. Coulthard & C. Johns Discourse Intonation and Language Teaching London: Longman. (1980) JIPA 16, 54-62
  92. (1987) The teaching of English pronunciation: The model accents. Journal of the International Phonetic Association pp 139-41
  93. (1990) Happyland reconnoitred Studies in the Pronunciation of English (ed.) Susan Ramsaran. London: Routledge pp 159-67
  94. (1990) The Yorkshire Ripper Letters. Texte zu Theorie und Praxis forensischer Linguistik Hannes Kniffka (ed.) Tübingen: Niemeyer Verlag pp 377-87
  95. (1990) Transcribed Specimen of Cardiff English (and)
  96. The Roots of Cardiff English (and)
  97. Syntax and Lexis in Glamorgan English (chapters in) Nikolas Coupland (ed.) English in Wales: Diversity, Conflict and Change
  98. (1990) A pronounced improvement (a review of J. C. Wells Longman Pronunciation Dictionary). The Yorkshire Post p. 16 March 22nd
  99. (1991) The sounds of crime (a review of John Baldwin & Peter French Forensic Phonetics). The Yorkshire Post p. 15. Jan 31st
  100. (1991) Get me forensics on the line (a review of John Baldwin & Peter French Forensic Phonetics). The Times London 23rd Feb
  101. (1992) Review of Wiktor Jassem The Phonology of Modern English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association 22 pp 73-7
  102. (1992) Minding our language: Obituary on David Abercrombie. The Guardian London 21st Aug
  103. (1993) Review of Daniel Jones (edited by A. C. Gimson & Susan Ramsaran) English Pronouncing Dictionary and
  104. (1993) Review of J. C. Wells Longman Pronunciation Dictionary. English Language Teaching Journal pp 175-7
  105. (1994) The Yorkshire Ripper enquiry. Forensic Linguistics Vol. 1 No. 2 pp 207-16
  106. (1995) The teaching of English intonation. At pp 288-97 in the following
  107. (1995) (editor of) Studies in General and English Phonetics London:Routledge pp xxii + 473
  108. (1995) 20th century changes in British English pronunciation. English Language Teaching News No. 25 Austria pp 88-9
  109. (1997) Why did Patrick change his name from Brunty to Brontë? The Transactions of the Brontë Society Yorkshire, England pp 127-9
  110. (1997) The 100 English words most difficult to pronounce. English Phonetics the Journal of the English Phonetic Society of Japan pp 27-59
  111. (1998) Obituary on J. D. O’Connor. Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol. 28 p. 113
  112. (1999) Review of Jones, D. English Pronouncing Dictionary 15th edn ed. P. Roach & J. Hartman. Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik pp 255-264
  113. (1999) Review of Jones, D. English Pronouncing Dictionary 15th edn ed. P. Roach & J. Hartman English Language Teaching Journal Vol. 53/3.
  114. (2000) Obituary on Joseph Desmond O’Connor (1919 - 1998). The Phonetician No. 81 pp 45-46
  115. (2001) Obituary on Beatrice Honikman. The Phonetician No. 83 pp 23-24
  116. (2001) Obituary on Julian Talbot Pring. The Phonetician No. 83 p. 29
  117. (2003) IPA vowel symbols for British English in dictionaries. Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol. 33 No. 2 pp 143-152
  118. (2003) A Note on Professor Wiktor Jassem’s contribution to English phonetic studies. The Phonetician No. 87 pp 19-21
  119. (2003) Obituary on James Anthony (1921-2003) The Phonetician No. 87 pp 22-23
  120. (2004) Review of Upton, C., Kretzschmar, W. A. Jr & Konopka, R. (2001, 2003) . The Oxford Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association  Vol. 34 No. 2 pp 220-226.
  121. (2004) Obituary on Professor Jack Carnochan (1918-2004) The Phonetician No. 90 pp 27-8
  122. (2005) A.C. Gimson, JIPA and the m.f.  Journal of the International Phonetic Association  Vol. 35 No. 2
  123. (2005) RP. (An entry in)  A Practical Dictionary of English Phonetics  English Phonetics Society of Japan pp 210-213
  124.  (2006) Obituary on Professor Peter Ladefoged (1925-2006)  The Phonetician
  125. (2006 with P. Harrison & P. French) The Yorkshire Ripper Hoaxer Caught Forensic Linguistics
  126.  (2006) The Retirement of Emeritus Professor John C. Wells The Phonetician
  127. (2008) Review of Olausson, L. &  Sangster, C.  Oxford BBC guide to pronunciation. Journal of the International Phonetic Association  Vol. 38 No. 2 pp 203-208.
  128. (2009) Review of J. C. Wells Longman pronunciation dictionary (3rd edition) Journal of the International Phonetic Association  Vol. 39 No. 2 pp 238-240
  129. (2010) Obituary on Stanley Ellis (1926-2009) Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.40 No.1
  130. (2010) Obituary on Eva Sivertsen (1922-2009) Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.40 No.2
  131. (2013) A Remarkable Remark Journal of the Phonetic Society of Japan No.18 pp 137-144
  132. (2014) Phonetics in Advanced Learner's Dictionaries. Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.44 No.1 pp 75-82
  133. (2014) Review of Beverley Collins & Inger M. Mees Practical phonetics and phonology:A resource book for students: Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.44 No.2 pp 182-184
  134. (2014) Review of Alan Cruttenden Gimson's Pronunciation of English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.44 No.3 pp 297-299
  135. (2014) Obituary on Beverley Simeon Collins (1938-2014) Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.44 No.3 pp 354-355
  136. (2016) Review of J. C. Wells: Sounds Interesting: Observations on  English and general phonetics.Journal of the International Phonetic Association Vol.44 No.3 pp 379-382