Tag: phonetics

37 When should one use slashes or square brackets when transcribing in IPA? 2011-09-20T02:12:44.443

33 How do linguists place the vowels of a language precisely on the vowel trapezoid? 2011-09-14T19:53:05.890

28 What's the difference between phonetics and phonology? 2011-09-15T22:43:55.990

17 Why does stop VOT duration vary depending on place of articulation? 2011-09-13T20:54:16.650

15 Why do rhotics pattern together? 2012-01-12T23:20:55.163

15 Is there a language whose writing is 100% phonemic? 2012-05-19T16:06:00.263

15 Why is /h/ called voiceless vowel phonetically, and /h/ consonant phonologically? 2013-11-02T13:43:31.883

14 Can all languages be "whispered" equally well? 2012-04-03T21:44:55.320

14 How do tones work in music sung in tonal languages, such as Cantonese or Mandarin Chinese? 2013-03-03T17:26:43.603

13 Automated French/Italian/German to IPA transcription 2011-09-20T19:15:51.833

13 Why do tone and simple syllable structure appear to be correlated? 2011-10-05T06:56:22.080

12 Is there a difference between /ɕ/ and /sʲ/? 2011-09-15T16:24:52.330

12 Are there any alternatives to Source-Filter theory? 2012-02-03T07:03:38.190

12 Diachronic devoicing of initial lenis plosives in English 2012-08-23T22:58:39.697

12 What's the evidence for and against isochrony? 2015-04-17T15:19:05.643

12 What is the function of the soft sign (Ь) in Russian? 2017-04-21T07:41:39.730

11 Are there guides to analysing phonetic data in R? 2011-09-22T23:55:52.170

11 About the Swedish /ɧ/ 2012-02-01T19:12:39.960

11 Is there an IPA character for the sympathetic sucking in sound? 2012-04-05T15:07:39.673

10 Has there been any research into the phonetics of ventriloquism? 2011-11-25T22:11:53.510

10 Why are /t/ and /d/ sometimes affricated before /ɹ/ in English? 2011-12-01T21:09:36.890

10 Why IPA does not indicate "soft" consonants in English? 2012-08-01T05:19:10.023

10 Whispered Voiced Consonents 2012-08-03T06:17:30.123

9 What is the difference between voiced and voiceless stop consonants? 2011-09-13T21:25:40.690

9 Alternatives to IPA? 2011-09-23T00:22:11.083

9 How can a speaker tell whether their idiolect has "dark l"? 2011-09-26T17:20:50.020

9 Which languages other than Chinese have apical vowels? 2011-09-27T06:06:23.353

9 Is a diphthong one phoneme or two, or does it depend? 2011-12-14T13:59:58.663

9 Textbook suggestions for syntax, semantics/pragmatics and phonetics/phonology 2013-03-09T22:47:21.280

9 Common problems in second language pronunciation 2013-08-11T12:44:14.787

9 Why has Paris French mostly lost the distinction between /e/ and /ɛ/? 2014-08-13T23:27:22.953

9 Can a stop be both voiced and aspirated? 2014-11-07T01:17:10.137

8 How are syllabic consonants written in IPA? 2011-09-15T23:52:02.830

8 Why do languages have different syllable complexity from each other? 2011-10-07T17:42:30.480

8 What evidence is there against "nonsegmental" phonology? 2011-11-06T01:31:39.650

8 Why in English words is [o] followed by [ʊ]? 2011-12-01T11:03:48.537

8 How are phones distributed across languages? 2012-01-04T00:38:38.473

8 What do reversed and dotted tone letters mean? 2012-05-22T01:21:09.937

8 What do the "less-than" and "greater-than" signs mean when used as IPA vowel diacritics? 2012-07-15T23:11:44.960

8 How can I differentiate between syllable-initial [ɣ] and [ə] using Praat or other software? 2012-07-18T22:01:30.807

8 Hearing your name in a noisy crowd: what is this called and how might it work? 2012-08-04T00:17:59.410

8 How can the IPA vowels be memorized? 2012-08-06T21:10:45.577

8 Rules for glottal stop insertion across languages 2012-09-21T02:04:52.197

8 IPA transcription of the American English "bunched" /r/ 2012-09-21T07:00:28.577

8 Why are only yes/no questions asked with a rising tone? 2012-12-20T13:52:46.537

8 Why are consonants distinguished differently than vowels? 2013-03-12T15:55:14.497

8 Confused about vowel diagram (Vowel chart)! Can you clarify & explain how to read it? 2015-07-16T04:03:34.387

8 Is there an easy way to type IPA? 2016-02-10T21:10:40.077

8 How are voiced and voiceless consonants distinguished while whispering? 2016-08-26T15:56:23.217

7 How to determine which phoneme a group of allophones realizes? 2011-09-21T01:12:48.857

7 Simultaneity in natural languages? 2011-09-26T23:35:44.013

7 How exactly do the sounds of Arabic "ﻕ" and Georgian "ყ" differ? 2011-11-03T13:43:27.103

7 Producing sounds that are not used in one's mother tongue 2011-12-09T21:17:26.300

7 What is the distribution of English dialects that pronounce -day as -[deɪ] vs -[di]? 2011-12-24T05:08:49.450

7 Consonant length-differences by prominence 2012-03-11T01:48:47.480

7 Does English language stand special in terms of phonology? 2012-11-12T04:53:16.063

7 What are the differences between the French and English [i] and how does it affect the perception? 2013-06-20T10:02:14.303

7 Correct syllabification in (American) English 2014-05-13T15:15:16.153

7 Can a vowel and a consonant be allophones of the same phoneme? 2014-10-08T17:46:58.747

7 Are there any words that have merged in pronunciation and spelling and then separated again? 2015-05-21T12:22:48.003

7 Is it feasible to create an IPA adaptation for cats? 2016-01-12T06:15:42.140

7 Tone Languages and distinguishing meaning 2016-10-01T15:14:56.913

6 How the tau gallicum may have been pronounced? 2011-09-14T19:47:31.790

6 Where does the term "segment" fit in in relation to "phone" and "phoneme"? 2011-12-15T07:27:24.787

6 Is there use of a trilled "L" sound in any language? Is a trilled "L" even possible? 2013-06-16T22:52:50.523

6 How do we know that Ancient Greek didn't have ejectives? 2013-08-26T18:56:03.090

6 How is it that such varied sounds (in major European Languages) came to be represented by the same letter "j"? 2014-08-05T05:12:18.300

6 Indistinguishability of [f] and [s] on phone - citation? 2015-04-14T23:11:34.043

6 Contrast of degree of aspiration in Korean 2017-04-30T04:35:16.840

6 Can a syllabic consonant exist between two vowels? 2017-07-15T22:23:43.633

6 Why is [ð] so rare? 2017-08-14T06:58:53.360

6 Why is 't' sometimes pronounced like 'ch'? 2017-12-23T10:38:59.557

5 Can the /m/ sound in a 1st person pronoun be considered a linguistic universal? 2011-09-14T14:21:58.067

5 Are there counterparts to phones and phonetics for signed languages? 2011-09-17T08:23:28.847

5 If similar phonemes are pronounced the same, will this be difficult to understand for a native speaker? 2011-10-24T03:39:08.897

5 Which cues can I listen for to distinguish spoken Georgian and Armenian? 2011-12-17T10:47:20.150

5 Are certain phonological processes more likely to be surface true? 2012-03-28T15:44:52.193

5 Is there a cross-linguistic subdivision of phones in signed languages akin to how all spoken languages have vowel and consonant phones? 2012-04-02T11:32:08.443

5 Are there languages without vowel reduction? 2012-08-21T04:30:32.440

5 IPA for phonemes - does this make sense at all? 2012-11-11T01:45:04.363

5 Is audio-processing (auditory) brain cortex activated when human is reading non-phonetic alphabets? 2013-01-11T23:40:28.130

5 Understanding Voiced Consonants 2013-03-18T13:42:16.640

5 Are click sounds accompanied by specific formant transitions? 2013-08-22T23:34:00.073

5 How do sentence intonation and (syllable-based) tone interact in tone languages? 2013-08-24T10:51:52.023

5 Gulf Arabic vowels allophones 2013-10-07T06:51:51.797

5 What, if any, difference is there between long vowels and a double vowels? 2013-12-22T01:18:40.497

5 Does the initial part of voiced consonants always have a low pitch? 2014-01-05T02:38:45.267

5 Is the schwa nasalized before a nasal? 2014-03-23T01:43:41.370

5 Are there tonal languages which use a rising intonation for questions? 2014-05-12T05:58:18.390

5 Question regarding leading "r" sounds in Japanese 2014-05-20T10:53:21.273

5 What, if any, prosodic information can be gleaned from a study of a waveform? 2014-07-27T14:27:16.990

5 Do cardinal vowels form a plane in 3D-space? 2015-04-07T20:09:34.820

5 Phonology vs phonetics : /ʁɔz/ vs [ʁoz] 2015-04-19T17:05:32.463

5 Select a portion of a sound in Praat 2015-07-01T20:45:36.803

5 Confused about vowel diagram (Vowel chart)—Can you clarify and explain how to read it? 2015-07-17T01:31:03.320

5 Algorithm for Separating Consonant and Vowel Waveforms from Speech Signal 2015-07-19T20:17:50.430

5 IPA Listening Training 2015-08-25T04:08:08.267

5 Transcribing German written text to computer readable phonetic alphabet 2016-09-11T19:29:29.953

5 liquids and nasals as syllable nuclei! 2017-01-26T15:44:02.787