STUDENT´S NAME: KARLA XOCHILT CRUZ VASQUEZ
TEACHER´S NAME: JULIO ANIBAL BLANCO
THE SOUNDS OF LANGUAGE
DATE: WEDNESDAY, FEB 14TH, 2018
Phonetics Basically we call phonetic to the study of the characteristics of the speech sounds.
PLACE OF ARTICULATION BILABIAL: They are the ones who are produced with both upper and lower lips. And all of them are represented with the symbols [p], [b], [m] and [w]
LABIODENTAL : these sounds are produced by using the upper teeth and lower lip. And all of then are represented with the symbols [f] and [v].
DENTAL : these are produced by using the tongue tip behind the upper teeth . and all of them are represented with the symbols [θ], [ð]
ALVEOLARS: These sounds are produced by using the front part of the tongue on the alveolar ridge, and they are represented with the symbols [t], [d], [s], [z] and [n]
PALATALS: these sounds are produced by using the tongue and the palate (alveo-palatal), and all of them are represented with the symbols [ʃ] for the ones with the “sh” pronunciation “ch” sound is represented as [ʧ]. Other sounds are s [ʤ], like the word “joke”. Another sound is [j] like “yet”.
VELAR: these sound are produced with the back of the tongue againts the velum. And all of them are represented by the symbol [k] like the word “kid”; [g] like the word “gym”; [ŋ] , typically referred to as “angma.” In written English, this sound is normally spelled as the two letters “ng.”
GLOTTALS: These sounds are produced without the active use of the tongue and the mouth and is represented by symbol [h], like the word “hotel”.
MANNER OF ARTICULATION STOP: this manner of articulation basically is produced by some form of stopping of the air stream.
FRICATIVES: This manner of articulation is produced by almost blocking the air stream, having the air push through the vary narrow opening.
ď‚ˇ AFFRICATIVES: This manner of articulation is produced if we combine stopping of the air stream.
ď‚ˇ NASAL: Produced orally by velum raised, preventing airflow from entering the nasal cavity
LIQUIDS: This manner of articulation is formed by letting the air stream flow around the sides of the tongue.
GLIDES: This manner of articulation is basically formed with the tongue in motion or “gliding”.
ï‚· FRONT VOWELS:
DIPHTHONGS [aɪ] buy, eye, I, my, pie, sigh
[oʊ] boat, home, throw, toe
[aʊ] bough, doubt, cow
[ɔɪ] boy, noise
[eÉŞ] bait, eight, great, late, say