“You must be the change you want to see in the world.” ~ Mohandas K. Gandhi
There are two main purposes for this aggregation of language information: 1) for my own quick-reference use (as is the case with my other aggregations, and 2) to radically reduce online research time for any interested people who happen to stumble across this website. By making these kinds of aggregations, I don't have spend nearly as much time searching for information which I might have forgotten to archive in my system of folders, files and bookmarks.
According to Phonetics: The Sounds of Language, by Michael Dobrovolsky and Francis Katamba, "a very wide range of sounds is found in human language (600 consonants and 200 vowels, according to one estimate)." That's a lot of sounds!ShareThis