Month: February 2019

iPA Phonetics for iOS

This APP provides a unique and intuitive touch interface for exploring the International Phonetic Alphabet as well as numerous voice qualities and articulations. Simply press any symbol or label in the charts to see and hear an illustrative example. Test your knowledge by playing the random guessing games. Amazing laryngoscopic and ultrasound videos accompany sounds

iPA Phonetics and in-app purchases

Recently, I added an in-app purchase to a free iphone/ipad APP I made a few years ago with my colleague Dr. John Esling, emeritus of UVic and past-president of the International Phonetics Association ( The main app consists of several interactive screens, which pair the official international phonetic symbols (the IPA) with the appropriate audio