Cluster 6 – On Sound

Spectrogram artwork by Mehregan Meysami

“Phonetics is a part of linguistics, a field that studies language. Phonetics is concerned with sounds; how to write down sounds in transcriptions; how sounds are produced (articulatory phonetics); the acoustic characteristics of sounds (acoustic phonetics); and how sounds can be perceived (auditory phonetics).  Speech sounds are practically “small air pressure fluctuations” (3) or soundwaves… Continue reading Cluster 6 – On Sound