The Vowels Matrix

The Vowels Matrix

Standard American Accent

IPAPOSITIONLENGTHTENSENESSROUNDNESSEXAMPLES
BackFrontMidHighLowShortLongLaxTenseRoundedUnrounded
/iː/Beach
/ɪ/Bitch
/uː/Pool
/ʊ/Pull
/æ/Bat
/e/ ✔Bet
/ɑː/Caught
/ʌ/Cut
/ɝ/Curt
/ə/Person
/ɚ/Record(n)
/ɔː/Record(v)
/aɪ/Ride
/eɪ/Raid
/oʊ/Road
/aʊ/Loud
/ɔɪ/Boy

Learn more about the vowels HERE