Resource: Concise Oxford Dictionary - Audio Files

Reference Concise Oxford Dictionary - Audio Files
Date of Submission Jan. 24, 2014, 4:22 p.m.
Status accepted
ISLRN 670-628-680-355-2
Resource Type Primary Text
Media Type Audio
Language English

This "acoustic dictionary" contains 60,000 soundfiles from the 9th edition of the Concise Oxford Dictionary. The recordings were made by actors in a studio.
It features recordings with British-English pronunciation, with an accurate coverage of different homographs, variant forms and inflections. Full information on parts of speech and subsenses is covered, and the soundfiles are clearly linked to the related phonetic information. The format in use is 22kHz 16-bit WAV.

Version 1.0
Distributor ELRA