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The sounds of the world's languages
List of Figures. List of Tables. Acknowledgments. 1. The Sounds of the Worlda s Languages. 2. Places of Articulation. 3. Stops. 4. Nasals and Nasalized Consonants. 5. Fricatives. 6. Laterals. 7.
A course in phonetics
Part I Introductory concepts: articulatory phonetics phonology and phonetic transcription. Part II English phonetics: the Consonants of English English vowels English words and sentences. Part III
Variation and universals in VOT: evidence from 18 languages
It is shown that most, but not all, of the within language place of articulation variation can be described by universally applicable phonetic rules (although the physiological bases for these rules are not entirely clear).
Acoustic and aerodynamic correlates of Korean stops and fricatives
This study examines acoustic and aerodynamic characteristics of consonants in standard Korean and in Cheju, an endangered Korean language, and suggests that the fricative /s/ is better categorized as &&lenis'' rather than &&aspirated''.
Phonation types: a cross-linguistic overview
Differences in phonation type signal important linguistic information in many languages, including contrasts between otherwise identical lexical items and boundaries of prosodic constituents, according to a recurring set of articulatory, acoustic, and timing properties.
Information Conveyed by Vowels
Most speech sounds may be said to convey three kinds of information: linguistic information which enables the listener to identify the words that are being used; socio‐linguistic information, which
Preliminaries to linguistic phonetics
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Phonetic Data Analysis: An Introduction to Fieldwork and Instrumental Techniques
Preface. Acknowledgments. 1. Recording The Sounds Of A Language:. Deciding What To Record. Finding Speakers. Recording Systems. Making A Recording. Digital Recording. Listening To Recordings. Field
Factor analysis of tongue shapes.