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Dr Hamed Al-Tairi

Tutor - English

Dr Hamed Al-Tairi is a tutor at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus teaching Level 5 English Language.

Research Interests

  • Language teaching

  • EAP

  • ESL

  • EFL

  • ESP

  • Linguistics: Phonetics and phonology

  • Sociolinguistics.

Publications

  • 2018 Altairi,H. Tongue Retraction in Arabic: An Ultrasound and Acoustic Study. (Doctoral thesis, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand). 

  • 2017 Altairi, H., Brown, J., Watson, C., & Gick, B. Tongue Retraction in Arabic: An Ultrasound Study, Proceedings of the Annual Meetings on Phonology, Los Angeles, U.S.A. URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/34775

  • 2016 Al-Tairi, H., Watson, C., & Brown, J. (2016). Secondary tongue retraction in Arabic emphatics: An acoustic study. In C. Carignan, M. D. Tyler (Eds.) Proceedings of the Sixteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, 257-260. Paramatta, Australia. URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/32343

  • 2014 Altairi, H. The Voiced Emphatic Coronal Stop [d.] in theHadrami Arabic: A Socio-phonetic Study". In J. Hay, E. Parnell (Eds.) Proceedings of the 15th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, 234. Christchurch, NZ. 

  • 2014 Rosenthall, S., & Altairi, H. Appendix consonants in Arabic dialects.(Unpublished manuscript)

  • 2010 Altairi, H. Consonant Clusters in Mukallaene Arabic Dialect : Observations and an OT Account. (Master thesis, Oakland University, Michigan, U.S.A).