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Department of Linguistics

PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY

Consonants

Recommended readings

  • Cox (2012) Chapter 2 (sections 2.5 and 2.6)
  • Clark, Yallop & Fletcher: Chapter 2 (sections 2.9 to 2.16)
  • Ladefoged: pages 7-16, Chapters 3 and 7

Topics

  1. Distinction between Consonants and Vowels
  2. Classifying consonants
  3. Stricture
  4. Manner of Articulation
  5. Place of Articulation