Companion Website

Welcome to Plural Publishing's companion website, intended to enhance your use of the text Functional Phonetics Workbook, Third Edition by Mary Lou Marsoun Cancio and Sadanand Singh.

About the Book

The Functional Phonetics Workbook, now in its third edition, emphasizes the basics of learning the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) in a simplified, useful manner so students can be successful and confident at IPA transcription. It meets the need for undergraduate students majoring in communication science and disorders who require one semester of training in phonetics.

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