AAE 103 : Understanding the Sounds and Words of English

Course Outline

Course outline
Weekly Outline

E-Learning Materials: Phonics

You are expected to read chapters 3 and 4 of the following book carefully:

Phonics and Beginning Reading: A Practical Guide for Teachers in Southeast Asia, by Sally Ann Jones and David Deterding, Singapore: McGraw-Hill Education (Asia), 2007. (See Phonics Book)

Phonics is a major part of this module, and an understanding of the principles of phonics will be texted in the final exam.

E-Learning Materials: American English

Listen to this recording of the North Wind and the Sun passage by an American speaker and then answer the questions.

The North Wind and the Sun


Test Paper
Example Sentences


Assignment Guidelines
Assignment Topics
Academic Dishonesty
Assignment Cover Sheet
The Wolf passage


Phonetic Font

Recordings of the Wolf Passage

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