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Department of Linguistics

PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY

Australian English Transcription
Practice Exercises

Felicity Cox and Robert Mannell


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ANSWERS FOR EXERCISES: PHONEMIC TRANSCRIPTIONS

EXERCISE 1

1   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kɐː 26   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tæps
2   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  iːt 27   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  lɪŋk
3   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mæp 28   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  koːzd
4   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɹəʉl 29   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  splɑest
5   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  boɪ 30   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skɹɪpt
6   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fɑen 31   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skɹɐntʃt
7   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  θoːt 32   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bɐldʒd
8   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  pɜːs 33   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kɹɐsts
9   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  jʉːθ 34   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  sɪksθs
10   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bæɪʒ 35   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  stɹeŋkθ
11   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  dʒɔɡ 36   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  helm
12   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ðen 37   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɹɔbd
13   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tʃɪəz 38   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kæʃ
14   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tɪn 39   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  jʉːl
15   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  deː 40   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɡɹæsp
16   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ʃɐv 41   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  sləʉ
17   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  hæŋ 42   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fleː
18   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mæɔs 43   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tɑeəd
19   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  wɔʃ 44   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  wɪŋk
20   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fæɪd 45   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fɹæɔnd
21   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tæks 46   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  loɪnz
22   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tenθ 47   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  stʃʉːd
23   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  pɹɑed 48   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skweː
24   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kɹiːp 49   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  welʃ
25   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  dwel 50   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  hɪndʒd

EXERCISE 2

1   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bəɡɪn
2   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɹekə
3   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  eːɹəʉ
4   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  deləɡæɪt
5   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɪmpəʉz
6   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fæləsiː
7   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  nɔktɜːn
8   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  dəfæmətɹiː
9   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  vɑeədɐkt
10   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skæɔlɪŋ
11   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kwɔlətiː
12   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɐːtʃbɪʃəp
13   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  sɪkstiːəθ
14   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mækɹəʉbɑeɔtɪk
15   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  jʉːlədʒiː
16   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  æɪʒə
17   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɔktəpʊs
18   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  əɡzempts
19   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɹiːɔkjəpɑe
    

EXERCISE 3

1   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɹəɡɐːd
2   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɪnɜːt
3   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  dænsə
4   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  əkspekt
5   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bæɡɪdʒ
6   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fənetɪks
7   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mjʉːzɪk
8   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kæɹəməl
9   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  məkwɔɹiː
10   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bɑeə
11   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  sɪkstiːnθ
12   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  enkæpsjəlæɪt
13   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bɑeɔlədʒiː
14   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɪntɜːpɹətæɪʃən
15   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tɹɑeæθliːt
16   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  pɔliːɐnsætʃəɹæɪtəd
17   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɐnəkspektədliː
18   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ænəkdəʉtəl
19   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mɑekɹəfəʉnz
    

EXERCISE 4

1   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɪə 26   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kjʉːb
2   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɐːtʃ 27   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  twɪn
3   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tiː 28   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  depθ
4   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  jɔt 29   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kɹæʃt
5   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɔn 30   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɡlɪmpst
6   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  jɐŋ 31   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skɐlpts
7   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  æks 32   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  dʒʉːn
8   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  klæɪ 33   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skjʉː
9   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  pjʉː 34   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bɐːk
10   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  stæɪk 35   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  iːst
11   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  hɪndʒ 36   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɹeː
12   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skɹætʃ 37   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  hæɔ
13   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mjʉːz 38   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  θwoːt
14   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  splæʃt 39   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  stɹeŋkθ
15   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  tiːk 40   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  bɐldʒd
16   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  nɑenθ 41   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  hjʉː
17   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skwɔʃt 42   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ʃɹiːkt
18   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ækts 43   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  θɹɪld
19   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skoːtʃt 44   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  swʉːn
20   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  mɪŋk 45   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  teksts
21   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  stɹɔŋ 46   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  beltʃt
22   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  wɜːldz 47   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  fɪlmd
23   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  wedʒd 48   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɡɹæɔl
24   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  θæŋks 49   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  skʉːl
25   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  kɹɐːfts 50   Sound image. Click here to play sound.  ɐː