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Intonation by Mind Map: Intonation

1. Final intonation

1.1. Rising falling intonation

1.1.1. Simple declarative sentences, commands and questions wh-word.

1.2. Examples

1.2.1. He wants to go home

1.2.2. Give her a sweater.

1.2.3. What do you want to do with it?

1.3. Rising intonation

1.3.1. For what? Questions that require a simple yes or no answer.

1.3.2. Examples Does he want to go home? Tusa is gone.

2. Non-Final intonation

2.1. Rising falling intonation

2.1.1. Indicates that our thought is complet, or theres more to say.

2.2. Example

2.2.1. When you left the house // It was raining.

2.2.2. After we have dinner // we'll go to a movie.

2.3. Continuation rise

2.3.1. For lists. The pirch of the voice rises slightly on each noun of the list

2.4. Examples

2.4.1. He bought apples, peaches and pears.

2.5. Tag questions

2.5.1. Rising contour-speaker genuinely dk Rising falling contour- looking for confirmation.