Paolo Mairano

Maître de conférences - English phonetics and phonology
CNU : SECTION 11 - LANGUES ET LITTERATURES ANGLAISES ET ANGLO-SAXONNES
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Paolo Mairano

Maître de conférences - English phonetics and phonology

Teaching

First semester

BA in Foreign Languages and Cultures

  • 2nd year: Phonology (BCC1 UE1)
  • 2nd year: World Englishes (with Caroline Bouzon) (BCC4 - UE1)
  • 3rd year: Intonation (BCC1 UE1)

MA in Foreign Languages for the Education

  • Agrégation: English phonology for the concours de l'Agrégation.
  • MEEF 2nd year: English phonology for the concours du CAPES.

MA in Language and Society (odd years only)

  • 1st & 2nd year: Topics in Linguistics 2/6: Sound variation in L2

Second semester

BA in Foreign Languages and Cultures

  • 2nd year: History of English (BCC1 UE1)
  • 2nd year: Sociophonetics and variation in speech (with Caroline Bouzon and Marc Capliez) (BCC4 UE1)
  • 3rd year: Language and society (BCC1 UE2)

PhD supervision

  • 2019 - présent (co-directed with M. Lemmens) : Robin Valléry, Le son d'un tabou : phonosymbolisme et non-arbitraire dans les mots tabous en anglais et en français.

MA supervision

  • Siham Ezzahid (final year dissertation) An experimental study on the effect of perceiving speech behind masks: the case of L2 vs. L1 English.
  • Ilinca Vandici (final year dissertation) The influence of gender on prosody in the 2020 American presidential debate.
  • Marine Mouquet (1st year dissertation) Effects of silent letters on the L2 English pronunciation of L1 French learners.
  • Nicolas Benoit (final dissertation) Irony comprehension among English learners: a comparison between native English speakers and French learners of English.
  • Siham Ezzahid (1st year dissertation) Gemination in Southern Welsh English: an acoustic investigation.
  • Ilinca Vandici (1st year dissertation) Phonological variation in Welsh political party leaders.