Phonetic Flash

IPA consonants
English RP consonants

English RP consonants
French consonants

English RP vowels
N. Brit. Eng. vowels
French vowels

Hit and miss
RP English

Phonetic Flash is a collection of JavaScript programs for Microsoft Internet Explorer 4+ and Netscape 4+. It is intended for anyone who wishes to improve their knowledge of phonetic symbols.

There are four sorts of task
  • Labels You see a symbol and have to choose the correct voice, place, manner label
  • Symbols You see a label and have to choose the appropriate symbol
  • Words You see a word and have to choose an appropriate symbol
  • Hit and miss You see a symbol and a list of words. You have to choose the words which contain the sound symbolised
For more details on each of these, click on the HELP link to the left of the screen.
John Maidment. 2001