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Re: Sorting out those phonetics

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Monday, May 22, 2000, 3:06
Adrian Morgan wrote:
> Being Australian is a distinct disadvantage when > all sources on phonetics are British or American > :-)
J.C. Catford's Practical Introduction to Linguistics is a good source. He explains about vowel height and all, thereby explaining where vowels are produced in the mouth, rather than giving examples. -- "If the stars should appear one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore, and preserve for many generations the remembrance of the city of God!" - Ralph Waldo Emerson "Glassín wafilái pigasyúv táv pifyániivav nadusakyáavav sussyáiyatantu wawailáv ku suslawayástantu ku usfunufilpyasváditanva wafpatilikániv wafluwáiv suttakíi wakinakatáli tiDikáufli!" - nLáf mÁldu nÍmasun ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTailor