Term: Phonetic Alphabet

Definition:

The Phonetic Alphabet is a system of letters and symbols that are used to represent the individual sounds of a language.


 

See Also: Dialect, Received Pronunciation, Accent, Phoneme, Allomorph, Homophone, Consonant, Vowel, Close Pair PDFInternational Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) symbols used in English

Category: Phonetics