French Diction for Singers and Speakers

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Oliver Ditson Company, 1912 - French language - 120 pages

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Page 1 - Letters, therefore, are naturally divisible into vowels and consonants. The vowels are, a, e, i, o, u, and w and y when ending a syllable.
Page 31 - Place the tip of the tongue against the roof of the mouth just behind the front teeth.
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Page 3 - The syllable formed by the union of the final consonant of a word with the initial vowel of the next word is called a bridge-syllable.

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