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initials” Only Only i, u, ü can be medials [i], [u] (as in “ao” and “ou”) can be
vowel codas/terminals and only n, ng, r Syllable structure
The main vowel is the only necessary
part in the structure. In pinyin, the tone mark is placed
above the main vowel. Can you indicate the parts of
the following syllables
tui Transcription exercises
Wǒ xiǎng qǐng nǐ chī yí dùn fàn. Jīntiān tiānqì zhēn hǎo. Homework
1. Homework sheet 4
-finish Sun (2006) Chapter 2
-Norman (1988) 145-149 (Bb) Supplementary info:
Mandarin vs. English
The Mandarin r [ɻ]and the En...
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This document was uploaded on 12/09/2013.
- Fall '13