IPA 15-Minute Tutorial

In this section, you will find my tutorial for the International Phonetic Alphabet.  Since I use this notation system quite frequently on this blog, I’ve included a step-by-step introduction to this often misunderstood writing system.

I have broken this tutorial up into four parts:

This is not a complete guide to the IPA. As your knowledge of this unusual alphabet becomes more advanced, I would recommend reading more scholarly resources on the IPA.

Ready to get started?  Then proceed to the start of the tutorial.

Copright (c) 2011 by Ben Trawick-Smith. All rights reserved


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