Transcription to the Phonetic Alphabet replacement

This exercise has two parts. Write down your transcriptions and bring them to the next section.

1. Using the phonemic alphabet, transcribe the following words. Use your own pronunciation as a guide. Do not try to second-guess what the "correct" pronunciation is: just transcribe accurately what you hear yourself say.

Your first and last name:  ______________________        ______________________________

Harvard   __________________________________

Drew Faust  __________________________________

quad  __________________________________

concentration   __________________________________

library  __________________________________

pretzel __________________________________

fusion __________________________________

harangue __________________________________

co-operate __________________________________

bid __________________________________

bidden __________________________________

bit __________________________________

bitten __________________________________

few  __________________________________

dew  __________________________________

due __________________________________

do __________________________________

duty __________________________________

exempt __________________________________

warmth __________________________________

eighth __________________________________

height __________________________________

oblige __________________________________

absorption __________________________________

visual __________________________________

of __________________________________

off __________________________________

anger __________________________________

anchor __________________________________

singing __________________________________

winking __________________________________

latter __________________________________

ladder __________________________________

warns __________________________________

common __________________________________

pathetic __________________________________

mission __________________________________

2. Choose your own short passage (about 20 words) from poetry or prose, an aphorism, lyrics of a pop song, etc. and transcribe it. If separate words in a phrase are run together, ("Whatcha gonna do?") be sure to write it that way.