Linguistics 520: Linguistic Phonetics
UNC-Chapel Hill Linguistics
Fall 2014
Elliott Moreton

2014 Sept. 15 (M)

Topics: HW 2. Source/filter independence.

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Assignments for Wednesday the 17th: Announcement: Two-week warning of Midterm

2014 Sept. 12 (F)

Topics: Perturbation theory, vowel backness, and F2.

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2014 Sept. 10 (W)

Topics: Perturbation theory, vowel height, and F1.

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2014 Sept. 8 (M)

Topics: Beyond schwa: Rounding.

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2014 Sept. 3 (W)

Topics: Nodes and antinodes of schwa. Recording.

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2014 Aug. 29 (F)

Topics: Resonances of a half-open tube; formants of schwa.

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    2014 Aug. 27 (W)

    Topics: Source/filter theory. Resonances of schwa.

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    Assignment (for Friday, Aug. 29): Read Johnson 2.4 (resonance and schwa). Print out the ``Reflection and inversion'' handout (Sakai), and bring it to class.

    2014 Aug. 25 (M)

    Topics: HW 1. Vowels; source/filter theory. Source: the larynx and the glottal wave.

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    Assignment for 8/27 (W): Read Johnson 2.1 (voicing), 2.3 (vocal-tract filtering).

    2014 August 22 (F)

    Topics: Using Praat. Sound. Spectrograms.

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    2014 August 20 (W)

    Topics: Course organization. Praat and the Ladefoged/Disner website. Intro to sound.

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