PHONETIC KEY


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SYMBOL     PHONETIC ENGLISH VOICING ROUNDED ARTICULATOR  POINT OF    CONSTRICTIIION
                                                        ARTICULATION  OF AIR FLOW

    p        pLe     play   FALSE  FALSE    -- bilabial --           stop
    b        bi       be    TRUE   FALSE    -- bilabial --           stop
    t        to      toe    FALSE  FALSE  apico         alveolar     stop
    d        du       do    TRUE   FALSE  apico         alveolar     stop
    k        ki      key    FALSE  FALSE  dorso         velar        stop
    g        go       go    TRUE   FALSE  dorso         velar        stop
    F        Far     far    FALSE  FALSE  labio         dental       fricative
    v       vois    voice   TRUE   FALSE  labio         dental       fricative
    T        TIK    thick   FALSE  FALSE  apico         dental       fricative
    D        DIn     then   TRUE   FALSE  apico         dental       fricative
    c        cRc    church  FALSE  FALSE  apico         alveolar
    J        JO      jaw    TRUE   FALSE  apico         alveolar     affricate
    s        sO      saw    FALSE  FALSE  apico         alveolar     sibilant
    z        zu      zoo    TRUE   FALSE  apico         alveolar     sibilant
    S        SAL    shall   FALSE  FALSE  fronto        palatal      sibilant
    Z       vIZ^n   vision  TRUE   FALSE  fronto        palatal      sibilant
    m        mi       me    TRUE   FALSE    -- bilabial --           nasal
    n        naU     now    TRUE   FALSE  apico         alveolar     nasal
    N        rIN     ring   TRUE   FALSE  dorso         alveolar     nasal
    L        Lo      low    TRUE   FALSE  apico         alveolar     lateral
    r        re      ray    TRUE   FALSE  apico         alveolar     glide
    y        yu      you    TRUE   FALSE  fronto        palatal      glide
    w        wi       we    TRUE   FALSE  fronto        palatal      glide
    W        WiL    wheel   FALSE  FALSE  dorso         palatal      glide
    H        Hi       he    FALSE  FALSE     -- glottal --           glide
    u        yu      you    FALSE   TRUE  high          back         vowel
    U        wUd     wood   TRUE    TRUE  high          back         vowel
    o         o      owe    FALSE   TRUE  middle        back         vowel
    O         O      awe    TRUE    TRUE  middle        back         vowel
    i        WiL    wheel   FALSE  FALSE  high          front        vowel
    I        IF       if    TRUE   FALSE  high          front        vowel
    e        eJ      age    FALSE  FALSE  middle        front        vowel
    E        Er      air    TRUE   FALSE  middle        front        vowel
    a        aL      all    TRUE   FALSE  low           back         vowel
    A        At       at    TRUE   FALSE  low           front        vowel
    ^        ^p       up    TRUE   FALSE  middle        middle       vowel
    R        Rn      earn   FALSE  FALSE  middle        middle       vowel
    oi       oiL     oil    FALSE   TRUE  middle-high   back-front   dipthong
    aI       aI       I     TRUE   FALSE  low-high      back-front   dipthong
    aU       aUt     out    FALSE   TRUE  low-high      back         dipthong

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