Phonetics (1) Slides - Sound Classes Flashcards Preview

LING 101 > Phonetics (1) Slides - Sound Classes > Flashcards

Flashcards in Phonetics (1) Slides - Sound Classes Deck (6)
Loading flashcards...
1

Parameters of description

Articulatory
-Consonants
-Vowels
--> "natural class"
-Acoustic

2

How are sounds related to each other?

CHECK SLIDES AND NOTES, need to update this one

3

What are natural classes?

Natural classes are groupings of sounds by phonetic features

4

What are the biggest natural classes?

Consonants and vowels are the biggest natural classes

5

What are some additional natural classes besides consonants and vowels?

Voiced and unvoiced are additional natural classes

6

How are natural classes defined?

Natural classes are defined by one or more phonetic feature