Linguistics 520: Linguistic Phonetics
UNC-Chapel Hill Linguistics
Fall 2016
Elliott Moreton

2016 September 28 (W)

Topics: Acoustic vowel space. Dispersion theory.

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Assignment: Review for midterm (which is Friday)

2016 September 26 (M)

Topics: Vowel typology. Two-tube vowel models. Nomograms. Quantal theory.

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2016 September 23 (F)

Topics: Nasalization and nasalized vowels.
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2016 September 21 (W)

Topics: English and non-English vowels. The IPA.

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2016 September 19 (M)

Topics: Source/filter independence and laryngeal vowel features. English vowels and IPA.

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2016 September 16 (F)

Topics: HW 2. Source/filter independence.

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Assignments for Monday the 19th: Announcement: Two-week warning of Midterm

2016 September 14 (W)

Topics: Perturbation theory, vowel backness, and F2.

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2016 September 12 (M)

Topics: Perturbation theory, vowel height, and F1.

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2016 September 9 (F)

Topics: Nodes and antinodes in the uniform tube. Perturbation theory.

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2016 September 7 (W)

Topics: Formants of schwa. Recording.

Class: Assigment: Exchange contact information with your partner. Try recording; let me know if anything isn't working.

2016 September 2 (F)

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

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    2016 August 31 (W)

    Topics: Source/filter theory. Resonances of schwa.

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    Assignment (for Friday, Sept. 2): Read Johnson 2.4 (resonance and schwa). Print out the ``Reflection and inversion'' handout (Sakai), and bring it to class. Listen to the following two sound files. What do you suppose their spectrograms look like?

    2016 August 29 (M)

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

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    2016 August 26 (F)

    Topics: Using Praat. Sound. Spectrograms.

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    2016 August 24 (W)

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

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