Phonemes

The following table lists phoneme symbols used. The symbols are an adaptation of the DISC phonetic character set used in the CELEX Lexical Database. This phonetic character set represents each distinct phoneme by a single symbol taken from the ASCII character set.

SymbolExampleSymbolExample
1bay2buy
3burn4boy
5no6brow
7peer8pair
9poorDthen
EpetIpit
JcheapNbang
QpotSsheep
TthinUput
VputtZmeasure
bbadddad
ffatggame
hhadibean
jyankkcad
lladmmad
nnatppat
rratssap
ttackuboon
vvatwwhy
zzap #barn
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