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Charis and Doulos are popular.
Re your transcription: You've transcribed "I am", not "I'm". Do you pronounce the [i] in Paris? Most times, I hear a schwa.
2 looks ok.
It's traditional to seperate the words with a space unless you want to emphasise a elision. A space doesn't change the transcription, but makes it easier to read. It also means you don't have to use stress marks for unisyllabic words like "in" or "the".
Say you want ɹ
Go: Insert/Symbol / ɹ into Word.
Select the ɹ and go: Insert/Autotext/Autotext/ and place an ordinary r in the box.
Then, whenever you type r then F3, you’ll get an ɹ
You can do it with whole words or sentences:
/aɪm gɛtɪŋ ju:s tu lɪvɪŋ ɪn pæɹəs/
You can select the above, assign to p, then whenever you go p then F3, you’ll get the whole sentence. Not that you’d use that one much.
There’s only one problem with this.
If you have anything before the r apart from a space, say, “ar”, this doesn’t work.
You can either 1. space, type r F3, then backspace it, which is a nuisance. or
2. Make a macro that backspaces 1 letter and then carries out the Autotext above, and moves to the right 1 place again. I’ve got Ctrl/Alt/1 for that. Then you need a few extra macros, Ctrl/Alt/2 etc. for changing 2 letters, say "ae" to æ.
Thank you so much Raymott,
personally, I am aware of the use of autotext and macros as well in Word.
Anyway, I thought that you have developed a macro by using which you can convert, e.g. “I'm getting used to living in Paris” to /aɪm gɛtɪŋ ju:s tu lɪvɪŋ ɪn pæɹəs/ just by one single click.