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Phonetics Quizzes & Trivia

Test your understanding of phonetics and phonology!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the best description for the first sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'teeth.'
    • A. 

      Labial

    • B. 

      Dental

    • C. 

      Alveolar

    • D. 

      Alveopalatal

    • E. 

      Velar

  • 2. 
    Choose the best description for the first sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'teeth.'
    • A. 

      Stop

    • B. 

      Fricative

    • C. 

      Nasal

    • D. 

      Lateral

    • E. 

      Affricate

  • 3. 
    Choose the best description for the vowel sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'teeth.'
    • A. 

      High back

    • B. 

      High back lax

    • C. 

      Low central

    • D. 

      High front lax

    • E. 

      High front

  • 4. 
    Choose the best description for the first sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'teeth."
    • A. 

      Bilabial fricative

    • B. 

      Labiodental fricative

    • C. 

      Alveolar stop

    • D. 

      Interdental fricative

    • E. 

      Alveopalatal fricative

  • 5. 
    Choose the best description for the first sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'gnat.'
    • A. 

      Voiced velar stop

    • B. 

      Voiced alveolar nasal

    • C. 

      Voiced alveolar stop

    • D. 

      Voiceless alveolar nasal

    • E. 

      Voiced velar nasal

  • 6. 
    Choose the best description for the vowel sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'gnat.'
    • A. 

      High front lax

    • B. 

      Mid front lax

    • C. 

      Low front

    • D. 

      Low central

    • E. 

      Mid back lax

  • 7. 
    Choose the best description for the first sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'cask.'
    • A. 

      Voiced aspirated alveolar stop

    • B. 

      Voiced alveolar stop

    • C. 

      Voiceless alveolar fricative

    • D. 

      Voiceless aspirated velar stop

    • E. 

      Voiceless velar stop

  • 8. 
    Choose the best description for the last sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'cask.'
    • A. 

      Voiced aspirated alveolar stop

    • B. 

      Voiced alveolar stop

    • C. 

      Voiceless alveolar fricative

    • D. 

      Voiceless aspirated velar stop

    • E. 

      Voiceless velar stop

  • 9. 
    Choose the best description for the second-to-last sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'cask.'
    • A. 

      Voiced aspirated alveolar stop

    • B. 

      Voiced alveolar stop

    • C. 

      Voiceless alveolar fricative

    • D. 

      Voiceless aspirated velar stop

    • E. 

      Voiceless velar stop

  • 10. 
    Choose the best description for the second-to-last sound in the American pronunciation of the word 'true'
    • A. 

      High front rounded

    • B. 

      Mid front unrounded

    • C. 

      Low central rounded

    • D. 

      Mid back unrounded

    • E. 

      High back rounded