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Re: X-SAMPA sites

From:H. S. Teoh <hsteoh@...>
Date:Saturday, December 7, 2002, 21:42
On Sat, Dec 07, 2002 at 04:16:10PM -0500, lblissett wrote:
> I started my main conlang a long time before I found out about IPA and > SAMPA, and I'd like to start working on a summary of the language's > phonetics. I've looked at a bunch of SAMPA sites, but a lot of them just > give me charts relative to IPA, or just give me technical descriptions of > the sounds. I don't have the time or interest to translate those > descriptions into anything that has meaning to me, and I'm wondering if > anyone knows of an X-SAMPA site that has a table with English words given as > examples?
What you *really* want is an IPA page where you can *hear* what it sounds like: You don't want English examples, because English pronunciation is very different depending on which region you're in, and is therefore not a reliable reference of IPA sounds. T -- Almost all proofs have bugs, but almost all theorems are true. -- Paul Pedersen