Her IRD was 62% for words containing the vowel sound
a, and 62% for words containing the vowel sound
In 5 (a) the NP Saliha ends with a vowel sound
and it does not take Ergative marker though it functions as an Ergative subject as the verb does not agree with it.
Fifty six percent of the total number of subjects produced this sound correctly.40% mispronounced this vowel sound
by substituting it with the long rounded back vowel,/u/.4% produced a variation in error.
The phonetic symbol in Table 4 (b) corresponds to the vowel sound
in Standard American English bed.
It was observed that almost all students spoke syllabic timed English, the students having Panjabi or Urdu spoke fluently but exaggerated certain vowel sounds
. Speakers of Sindhi had problems of articulation training and certain consonant and vowel sounds
For native speakers of English, these two words contain two totally different vowel sounds
and are virtually impossible to confuse.
Differences between vowel sounds
are due primarily to differences in the posture of the tongue, lips, and jaw.
Unlike consonants, vowel sounds
are produced with very little obstruction of airflow, resulting in a difference in the way they sound.
In Horse Latin, one inserts the syllable ib before each vowel sound
in a word.
The vowel sound
is the nucleus of the syllable, so the reader first locates the vowels.
The chief problem with "a" and "an" is using "a" before a vowel sound
or "an" before a consonant sound--"a eagle," "a incident," "an gratuity," or "an historic," for example.