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Words in English
Spelt according to the foregoing alphabet
Fate     fēt
far      fɑ:r
fall     fɔ:l
fat      fæt
me       mī [[strikethrough]]ni[[/strikethrough]]
met      mĕt [[strikethrough]]mūv[[/strikethrough]]
pine     pain [[strikethrough]]nɔ:r[[/strikethrough]]
pin      pĭn
no       nō    
move     mūv
nor      nɔ:r
not      năt
tube     tĭub
tub      tʌb
bull     bŭl
thin     θin
this     ðĭs
oil      ɔil
house    haus

The Lord's Prayer
ɑur fɑ:dur hū ɑ:rt in hĕvn
hæ'lŏëd bī θɑi nēm, ðɑi kĭŋdʊm
kʊm, ðɑi wĭl bī dʌn ăn ørθ æs ĭt ĭz dʌn ĭn hĕvn. Gĭv ʌs ðĭs dē ɑur dēli brĕd, ænd fɔrgĭv ʌs aur trĕspɑsiz, æz wē fɔrgĭv [[strikethrough]]S[[/strikethrough]] ðōz ðæt trĕspɑs [[strikethrough]]ag[[/strikethrough]] ɑgēnst ʌs; ænd līd ŭz năt ĭntu temptēʃʊn, bŭt dilĭvʊr ʌs frăm īvl, făr ðain ĭz ði kĭŋdʊm ænd thi pɑ'uʊr ænd ði glōri, făr ĕvʊr ɑnd ĕvʊr. Ēmĕn

Transcription Notes:
Hints for transcribing the phonetic symbols in this document: 1. This document makes an important distinction between two different ways of writing the letter a (a vs. ɑ), even in the case of diacritic marks. DO NOT disregard this distinction. Enter the appropriate character if it appears without diacritics. For [[macron over "ɑ"]], enter "ɑ:". For [[macron over "a"]], enter "ɔ:". For [[breve "ɑ"]], enter "æ". For [[breve "a"]], enter "ă". 2. The apostrophe-like characters that appear above/just after some letters are stress marks that follow the stressed syllable. They can be represented with a single quote/apostrophe. 3. Some letters have what appears to be a vertical tilde underneath. These indicate nasal pronunciation but how they should be typed depends on the letter. Vowels can be represented by the tilde diacritic over that vowel except in the case of ɑ and ʊ. These can be represented as [[tilde "ɑ"]] and [[tilde "ʊ"]]. When this symbol appears under an "n" it represents the nasal "n" as in sang, and it should be entered as "ŋ", NOT "ñ" which represents a different sound. When it appears under a c, it is NOT a c-cedilla, but instead refers to the sh sound which is represented by the modern symbol "ʃ".

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