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Phonetics

  • Detailed IPA chart Very clear video-audio demonstration of how each symbol of the International Phonetic Alphabet is pronounced.
  • Flash Animation Graphics of Mouth: This is a web site featuring flash animation graphics in a presentation of the sounds of American English, German and Spanish phonetics. See “Free Web Apps Here” Link at top, left of the page.
  • English Writing System: A good orthography needs to be consistent and represent all contrastive sounds in the language. This website shows how the English orthography fails somewhat, thus providing an extra challenge to non-native speakers

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