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MHS Library | English Language Year 11

We are covering /phonemic/, not [phonetic] realisation in Units 1-4.

We are not covering diacritics, pre-occlusion, palatalisation  or any other of the nightmares of phonetic transcription. Having said this, Fox tends to cloud the matter by using the /phonemic/ markers and [phonetic] parenthesis markers indiscriminately (see, for example, page 10, Qs.1 and 2). This leads to confusion so take note.

We will only use the /phonemic/ markers. In addition, /phonemes/ such as /p/ or /dʒ/ or /æ/ are always represented, in VCE at least, within forward slashes.
Use this website: (Links to an external site.) and use that IPA keyboard, as it is simple and intuitive. 
Other links:

Interactive IPA (Links to an external site.)

IPA chart (Links to an external site.)

IPA vowel symbols (Macquarie Uni)  (Links to an external site.)

Type IPA phonetic symbols (Links to an external site.)