How to organize a fairly large vowel inventory: the vowels of Fering (North Frisian)

@article{Bohn2004HowTO,
  title={How to organize a fairly large vowel inventory: the vowels of Fering (North Frisian)},
  author={Ocke-Schwen Bohn},
  journal={Journal of the International Phonetic Association},
  year={2004},
  volume={34},
  pages={161 - 173}
}
  • O. Bohn
  • Published 1 December 2004
  • Geography
  • Journal of the International Phonetic Association
This paper presents parts of the results of the first stage in the phonetic documentation of Fering, a dialect of North Frisian. Descriptions of Fering indicate that it has a large vowel inventory (15 monophthongs, 7 diphthongs, and 3 triphthongs). Ten older male native speakers were recorded, producing the vowel and consonant inventory at different speaking rates, in different phonetic contexts, and in different speaking styles. The results of the acoustic analyses of the vowels of Fering… Expand
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