Phonetics Final

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Phonetics Final
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2010-04-15 21:05:55
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  1. In a syllable... what can/'t English words lack?
    can lack onset, coda, but NOT the nucleus
  2. In a syllable... what is rime?
    whatever isn't the onset
  3. what makes stress higher pitched In a syllable?
    more air passes through
  4. what is the only sound that cannot start an english word?
    horseshoe
  5. what is the only sound that cannot be syllable final?
    /h/
  6. whats the difference between phonemic and phonetic
    phonetic=production phonemic=how they're arranged
  7. nasalization
    velum lowers air escapes through nasal cavity
  8. what do dialects really vary in?
    vowels
  9. when are stops lengthened?
    as geminates across word boundaries
  10. when are stops devoiced?
    • in final position, when followed by vs segment
    • (for vd)
  11. which stops can be released laterally when following /l/
    /t/ /d/
  12. when can stops be deleted?
    /t/ /d/ are deleted in an unstressed syllable, followed by a heterosyllabic sound
  13. what sounds get rounded before a rounded vowel
    affricates

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