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3 Vowels Notes

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Vowels

1 Learning Objective(s)
By the end of the lesson, you will be able to l recognize and articulate all the vowels of
Received Pronunciation.

2 Vowel l

It is a sound that is articulated with an open or narrowing vocal tract.

3 Vocal Tract

Roach (1998) Modified

4 Tongue

Roach (1998) Modified

5 RP Vowels / Monophthongs
Front
Close

Central

long

short

ɪ

Mid

e

Open

æ

long
ɜː

Back

short

long

short

ʊ

ə

ɔː

ʌ

ɑː

ɒ

6 Articulatory Features l l l l l

Height
Backness
Roundedness
Openness
Length

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