noun (used with a singular verb)
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Words nearby phonetics
Example sentences from the Web for phonetics
It was a small step in learning to stick to my guns, but a leap in my comprehension of phonetics.
Almost all French speakers have to do a serious amount of self-study to become conversant, especially when it comes to phonetics.
My endeavour has been to put things very simply, and to make the beginner in phonetics hear for himself.The Sounds of Spoken English|Walter Rippmann
Modern writers in their zeal for phonetics seem to have lost their sense of proportion.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
Their influence reaches far beyond the proper sphere of phonetics and invades that of morphology, as we shall see.
In phonetics, as in vocabulary, we must be careful not to exaggerate the importance of interlinguistic influences.
She isn't sorry to tally the pet (whose phonetics we employ) "dest wunced round the p on her soulders, only zis wunced."Somehow Good|William de Morgan