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BAMS 3rd QTR Phon

phon sound
mega large, great, powerful
caco bad or evil
phone to get in touch with by the telephone
phone a speech sound considered a physical event without regard to its place in the sound system of a language
phonetic representing the sounds of speech with a set of distinct symbols, each designating a single sound
phonics a method of teaching elementary reading and spelling based on the phonetic interpretation of ordinary spelling
megaphone a funnel-shaped devise used to direct and amplify the voice
phonograph a machine that reproduces sound by means of a stylus (needle) in contact with a grooved rotating disk
symphony an extended musical piece in three or more movements for an orchestra
aphonia the loss of the voice resulting from disease, injury to the vocal chords, or various psychological causes, such as hysteria
cacophony jarring, discordany sound, dissonance
euphony agreeable sound, especially in the phonetic quality of words
dysphonia difficulty in speaking, usually evidenced by hoarseness
hydrophone an electrical instrument for detecting or monitoring sound under water
homophone one of two or more words that are pronounced the same but differ in meaning, origin, and sometimes spelling
phonolite a type of volcanic rock that makes a ringing sound when struck
microphone an instrument for intensifying small sounds
antiphony a series of musical answers sung back and forth between groups
xylophone an instrument of wooden bars that makes a ringing sound when struck
Created by: BAMS



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