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Department of Linguistics

Australian English: Pronunciation and Transcription

Felicity Cox

Cambridge University Press, 2012.

 

Chapter 3 Examples

 

Table 3.1 Examples of English syllable structure

1. audio praise
2. audio witch
3. audio scrunched
4. audio sculpt
5. audio own
6. audio fly
7. audio eye

Open Syllables

1. audio oar
2. audio core
3. audio score
4. audio squaw

Closed Syllables

1. audio in
2. audio ink
3. audio inks
4. audio pod
5. audio pond
6. audio ponds
7. audio sixths
8. audio stick
9. audio sticks
10. audio prints
11. audio squirt
12. audio squirts
13. audio squints