Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary
intonation
UK | US

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
intonation /,intou'neiʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự ngâm nga
    • (ngôn ngữ học) ngữ điệu
    • (âm nhạc) âm điệu; âm chuẩn
Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
accent, accentuation, speech or sound pattern, delivery, modulation, articulation, pronunciation, vocalization, pitch, tone, inflection:
You can tell the speaker's mood by his intonation.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [U, C] (phonetics) the rise and fall of the voice in speaking, especially as this affects the meaning of what is being said: intonation patterns + In English, some questions have a rising intonation. + Her voice was low with a faint regional intonation.
Compare: STRESS
2 [U] (music) the quality of playing or singing exactly in tune: The violin's intonation was poor.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

falling, flat, rising
the rising intonation at the end of spoken questions
| foreign
He speaks excellent Spanish but with a distinctly foreign intonation.

INTONATION + NOUN

pattern



Random quote: The only person who never makes mistakes is the person who never does anything.: Denis Waitley

Latest queries: feb., hotfoot, prospect, prussic, blob, refurbish, subsequent to, intricate, exfoliate, level, bird, rheumatoid, pandemic, shortbread, lipped, laughingly, backyard, leakage, canoodle, intonation,

Updated: 14/03/2018: A new open-source Javascript engine/library named Howler has been employed to handle audiofile. Enjoy pronunciation!

Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary

Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words

Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news