LINGUISTICS Common Phonetic Symbols

LINGUISTICS Common Phonetic Symbols - L ) turned y rotated...

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Names for common phonetic characters character name source Y script a Roman alphabet (hand-written lower-case a) A ash Old English orthography $ beta Greek alphabet ð eth Old English orthography c schwa Roman alphabet (rotated lower-case e); schwa is from Hebrew e epsilon Greek p gamma Greek alphabet ı eng modified Roman alphabet lower-case n ] open o modified Roman alphabet lower-case o ± esh modified s t-esh ligature ¥ yogh Old English orthography < Old Irish f d-yogh ligature ² theta Greek alphabet ³ upsilon approximately like Greek alphabet upsilon (
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Unformatted text preview: L ) turned y rotated Roman alphabet lower-case y glottal stop question mark with dot removed diacritics 4 ha ek (mer. wedge) ha ek little hook is from Czech orthography @ umlaut German orthography -- S cedilla French orthography -- : tilde Spanish orthography -- + length mark (colon) * asterisk--indicates ungrammatical/nonexistent forms/sentences--indicates reconstructed form (historical linguistics)...
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2008 for the course HUMANITIES LINGUISTIC taught by Professor Thomas during the Winter '08 term at McMaster University.

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