Linguistics: An Introduction

By William B. McGregor



2.2 — The farmer kills the duckling

You can hear my production of The farmer kills the duckling from which the wave representation of Figure 2.1 (p. 30 of the textbook). Try to correlate the sounds you hear with the wave representation.

Waveform for “the farmer kills the duckling”
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‘the farmer kills the duckling’
Updated: Feb. 11, 2009