By Peter Ladefoged
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For the most part, we describe only the significant articulations rather than the details of the sounds. For example, when saying the English word tie, some people pronounce the consonant with the blade of the tongue against the alveolar ridge, others with the tip of the tongue. This kind of difference in articulation does not affect the meaning of the word and is not usually transcribed. We will begin by considering just this simplest form of transcription, sometimes called a broad transcription.
12. 6. 13. 7. 14. 14 Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning, Inc. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. 26 CHAPTER 1 Articulation and Acoustics B. Describe the consonants in the word skinflint using the chart below. Fill in all five columns, and put parentheses around the terms that may be left out, as shown for the first consonant. s 1 2 3 4 5 Voiced or voiceless Place of articulation Central or lateral Oral or nasal Articulatory action voiceless alveolar (central) (oral) fricative k n f l t C.
All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Suprasegmentals 23 (inversely) to what we called vowel height in articulatory terms. These characteristic overtones are called the formants of the vowels, the one with the lower pitch (distinguishable in creaky voice) being called the first formant and the higher one (the one heard when whispering) the second formant. The notion of a formant (actually the second formant) distinguishing vowels has been known for a long time.
A Course in Phonetics (Sixth Edition) by Peter Ladefoged