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Phonetics by Mind Map: Phonetics

1. Vowel production

1.1. Use of the vocal organs to produce speech

1.1.1. tongue

1.1.1.1. High/mid-high/mid/mid-low/low

1.1.1.2. Front/central/back

1.1.1.3. Vowel Quadrilateral

2. Production of sounds

2.1. Initiation: lungs

2.1.1. egressive

2.1.2. ingressive

2.2. Phonation: Vocal folds

2.3. Articulation: lips, tongue, teeth, etc

3. Consonant production

3.1. Voicing

3.1.1. Glottis

3.1.1.1. Open (voiced)

3.1.1.2. Closed (voiceless)

3.2. Place of articulation

3.2.1. Labial/bilabial

3.2.2. Labiodental

3.2.3. Inter-dental/dental

3.2.4. Alveolar

3.2.5. Post-alveolar

3.2.6. Palatal

3.2.7. Velar

3.2.8. Glottal

3.3. Manner of articulation

3.3.1. Stop/plosive

3.3.2. Fricative

3.3.3. Affricate

3.3.4. Trills/taps

3.3.5. Nasal

3.3.6. Approximants / semivowels

3.3.6.1. Central

3.3.6.2. Lateral