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Phonological Analysis

  1. Roy C. Major

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0908

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Major, R. C. 2012. Phonological Analysis. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Phonology is the study of how speech sounds function as a system, and phonological analysis involves analyzing the sound systems of languages.


  • phonology;
  • allophone;
  • phoneme