Sounds of the International Phonetic Alphabet
(Answers at the bottom of this page)
Listen to a demonstration of ALL the sounds on the current IPA Chart!
The Sounds of the IPA is now available on audio cassette, audio CD or interactive CD-ROM. On it you can hear just what every symbol on the Chart represents.
The sounds are presented in the exact order in which they are shown on the 1993 Chart. They are spoken by John Wells, Professor of Phonetics at University College London and former Secretary of the IPA, and Jill House Senior Lecturer in Phonetics at UCL.
The audio recording available on audio cassette or audio CD comes complete with a full script so that you can follow along. View the script (PDF format). The interactive CD-ROM contains the original audio recording synchronised to a clickable script and clickable charts. Browse the recording by scrolling the script. Compare sounds by clicking directly on symbols. CD-ROM application built with VoiScript for Windows computers only.
* Please note that if purchasing the CD-ROM version of this product: it includes the font
also advertised on these pages and it would not be necessary to order that additionally.
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