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Phonetics: Vowels. Vowel Qualities. The placement of the body of the tongue: Vertical: high – mid – low Horizontal: front – central – back The shape of the lips: Rounded – Unrounded The lowering of the velum: Nasal vowel The degree of the vocal tract contriction: Tense – Lax.

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Phonetics vowels

Phonetics: Vowels


Vowel qualities

Vowel Qualities

  • The placement of the body of the tongue:

    • Vertical: high – mid – low

    • Horizontal: front – central – back

  • The shape of the lips:

    • Rounded – Unrounded

  • The lowering of the velum: Nasal vowel

  • The degree of the vocal tract contriction:

    • Tense – Lax


Types of english vowels

Types of English Vowels

  • Tense Monophthongs

  • Lax Monophthongs

  • Diphthongs


Tense vowels are made with a relatively tense tongue and greater vocal tract constriction

Tense Vowels are made with a relatively tense tongue and greater vocal tract constriction


Tense vowels are made with a relatively tense tongue and greater vocal tract constriction1

Tense Vowels are made with a relatively tense tongue and greater vocal tract constriction

Beat

Bait

Boot

Boat

Bought

  • [i]: high front unrounded

  • [ey]: mid front unrounded

  • [uw]: high back rounded

  • [o]: mid back rounded

  • [ɑ]:low back unrounded


Phonetics vowels

Lax vowels are made with a placement of the tongue that results in relatively less vocal tract constriction

Bit

Bet

Bat

But

About

  • [ɪ]: high front unrounded

  • [ɛ]: mid front unrounded

  • [æ]: low front unrounded

  • [ʌ]: mid central unrounded

  • [ə]: mid central unrounded


Phonetics vowels

Diphthongs

  • [ɛi] = lake, day

  • [ai] = like, try

  • [oi] = boil, boy

  • [ou] = go, hope

  • [au] = cloud, cow

  • [iə] = dear, idea

  • [ɛə] = care, hair

  • [uɪ] = fluent, sure


Ipa vowels

IPA Vowels


Transcription to spelling

Transcription to Spelling

  • [huwz]

  • [Kɑlm]

  • [dɛf]

  • [Ɛik]

  • [preiər]

  • [kowm]

  • [ʃʌv]

  • [dɛt]

  • [frɛnd]

  • Whose

  • Calm

  • Deaf

  • Ache

  • Prayer

  • Comb

  • Shove

  • Debt

  • Friend


Spelling to transcription

Spelling to Transcription

  • [hɑrt]

  • [yɑt]

  • [rɑim]

  • [brɛik]

  • [wɪmɪn]

  • [plʌmər]

  • Heart

  • Yatch

  • Rhyme

  • Brake

  • Women

  • Plumber


Write the spelling of the following transcription

Write the spelling of the following transcription

  • dætə kəmpɑɪld bɑi ðʌ yuwnɪvərsɪdi ʌv nowrθ kɛrowlɑinəz næʃənəl sɛntər fowr kædɪstrɑfɪk spowrts ɪnjəri risərtʃ sɑits 67 fɛitəl owr lɑif-θrɛtɪniŋ ɪnjəriz duw tuw tʃiɛrlidiŋ sɪns 1982, mɛkiŋ ɪt bɑi fɑr ðʌ mowst pɛrɪləs spowrt fowr hɑi skuwl ænd kɑlidʒ-aidʒ fimɛl æθlits, tɑim.kɑm ripowrts.

  • Data compiled by the University of North Carolina's National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Research (NCCSI) cites 67 fatal or life-threatening injuries due to cheerleading since 1982, making it by far the most perilous sport for high school and college-age female athletes, Time.com reports.


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