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    angel-girl1 is offline Junior Member
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    Default English vowel chart

    Hi,

    I am very confused with the different types of vowel chart.

    Please, what is the difference between the two vowel charts?

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    Default Re: English vowel chart

    The one on the right isn't specific for any one language. The one on the left shows how the IPA has been adjusted to represent a specific accent of English. I'm not sure, but I'd guess the following:

    Central a for "father" and "bother" and "hot."
    Backer and round ɒ for "taut" and "cloth."
    ɔː for "boat."
    ʌ is "put," but it's in a mouth position usually notated with ɐ

    Maybe Inland Northern? Where did you find that chart?

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    Default Re: English vowel chart

    I found it HERE. Page 16
    Where can I find a chart for RP?

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    Default Re: English vowel chart

    Please, help!

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    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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