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Department of Linguistics

Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation

Sample Speech for a 4 year-old

Click on each numbered link to hear the speech sample

Token # Target Word
#01 house
#02 telephone
#03 cup
#04 gun
#05 knife
#06 windows
#07 wagon
#08 wheel
#09 chicken
#10 zipper
#11 scissors
#12 duck
#13 yellow
#14 vacuum cleaner
#15 matches
#16 lamp
#17 shovel
#18 car
#19 rabbit
#20 fishing
#21 church
#22 feather
#23 pencils
#24 this
#25 carrot
#26 orange
#27 bathtub
#28 bath
#29 thumb
#30 fingers
#31 ring
#32 jumping
#33 pyjamas
#34 plane
#35 blue
#36 brush
#37 drum
#38 flag
#39 Santa Claus
#40 Christmas tree
#41 sleeping
#42 bed
#43 squirrel
#44 stove
 

Click here for a PDF file which displays the solutions to the above speech tokens in both the Mitchell-Delbridge (right column) and the Harrington, Cox and Evans (left column) systems for the broad transcription of Australian English.

Click here for a PDF file containing the narrow transcription solutions to the above speech tokens. Note that only the IPA symbols for vowels are given.