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Lin 3201 Sounds of Human Language. Summer C 2008 Instructor: Divya V. Gogoi . Smalleys. To access smalley exercises online : http://www.clas.ufl.edu/llc/audio.htm. Speech is an essential aspect of communication…. … its over use may result in this!!!.

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Lin 3201 sounds of human language

Lin 3201 Sounds of Human Language

Summer C 2008

Instructor: Divya V. Gogoi


Smalleys
Smalleys

  • To access smalley exercises online :

    http://www.clas.ufl.edu/llc/audio.htm




How is sound represented
How is sound represented?

  • Articulatorily – what happens in mouth when a particular sound is produced?

  • Acoustically – how is sound observed as a waveform?






Questions addressed in this class
Questions addressed in this class-

  • What does it mean to ‘know’ a language?

    • Sounds that we use

    • Patterns of sounds –

      • st

      • Ft

      • bv

  • How do languages differ?

    • Different sound systems

- stop, fast

- raft

- Not a pattern in English


Why should we talk about phonetics
Why should we talk about Phonetics?

  • For fieldwork

  • Teach a second language

  • Learn a new language

  • Trained ear

  • Communication disorders

  • Pronunciation correction for language learners / actors

  • Forensic analysis


Fields of phonetics
Fields of Phonetics

Articulatory Phonetics

  • Physical properties of sound – how sounds are produced in the vocal tract

    Acoustic Phonetics

  • Sound as a wave – air compression and disturbance as sounds are released

    Auditory Phonetics

  • Interpretation and reception of speech sounds


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