Æzu’ä/Orthography/Pronunciation

From Wikiversity
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Courses
1: Introduction
2: Orthography
3: Level I
4: Level II
5: Level III
Lessons
i: Pronunciation
ii: Exercises

Vowels[edit]

Short Vowels[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
a About this sound /æ/  Example
e About this sound /ɛ/  Example
i About this sound /ɪ/  Example
o About this sound /ʊ/  Example
u About this sound /ʌ/  Example
y About this sound /ʏ/  Example

Long Vowels[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
ä About this sound /aː/  Example
ë About this sound /əː/  Example
ï About this sound /iː/  Example
ö About this sound /ɔː/  Example
ü About this sound /uː/  Example
ÿ About this sound /yː/  Example

Diphthongs[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
æ /aɪ/ Example
œ /ɔɪ/ Example

Consonants[edit]

Fricatives[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
f About this sound /f/  Example
v About this sound /v/  Example
s About this sound /s/  Example
z About this sound /z/  Example
c About this sound /ʃ/  Example
q About this sound /ʒ/  Example
x About this sound /x/  Example
h About this sound /h/  Example

Plosives[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
p About this sound /p/  Example
b About this sound /b/  Example
t About this sound /t/  Example
d About this sound /d/  Example
k About this sound /k/  Example
g About this sound /g/  Example
- About this sound /ʔ/  Example

Approximates[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
r About this sound /ɹ/  Example
j About this sound /j/  Example
l About this sound /l/  Example
w About this sound /w/  Example

Nasals[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
m About this sound /m/  Example
n About this sound /n/  Example

Clicks[edit]

Grapheme Phoneme Example
About this sound /ǀ/  Example