schwa is not one sound but many

LanDi Liu strangeguitars at GMAIL.COM
Mon May 26 03:36:10 UTC 2008

Tom, please read up on "broad transcriptions" and "narrow transcriptions".

On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 9:22 AM, Tom Zurinskas <truespel at> wrote:
> Basically that means that IPA is not a fully phonetic notation because it uses schwa.

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