Mark an aspirated voiceless stop with the superscript h
Mark an unaspirated voiceless stop with the superscript =
A voiceless stop is aspirated in the onset of a stressed syllable.
it], Pete, [th
A voiceless stop is unaspirated after /s/.
e.g. [sp=un], spoon, [st=æmp], stamp, [əsk=eɪp], escape
- A voiceless stop is unaspirated in the onset of an
- unstressed sylllable.
e.g. [bæk=ʌp], backup, [thɪk= ɚ], ticker
Reminder: For a typical speaker, it generally is not necessary to mark detail about aspiration (can be predicted from context).