American Vowel System. ENG 115 Prof. K. Horowitz. INDEX. Objectives Introduction What is a Vowel? The Vowel Chart Vowel Chart Diagram Front Vowel Definition Try Your Luck! Practice Exercises Useful Links. Objectives.
Prof. K. Horowitz
This module is designed to familiarize second language students with the vowel system of American English, which is the most common variation of the language encountered by Puerto Ricans.
[i] is the same as in Spanish.
EX: Sweet, fui.
[I] is shorter in pronunciation.
EX: Si t, fi ll.Front Vowels