Rundown of Phonemes
a2e2, etc. basically vowels + 2 are pronounced:
a as in ape
e as in eat
i as in…well, in
o as in oh
u as in uh
aeaiaoauanaa- is strung; say whole sample together, no stops
a-e-i-o-u is like CV but one sample: a…e..i..etc.
aeiounm and iuieiouoi are strung
d1s are thicker and use more tongue; if you know anything about the Arabic language you know the sound. It’s not a standard d.
dadedidodu – standard D
ghagheghighoghu isn’t G; it’s the uvular trill AKA French R.
h1 is the guttural h; more throat
h2 is standard h
J as in asian
k is standard k
kh is the guttural famous in Arabic and Hebrew; as in Channukah
q is a thick tongue-y K, like d1 is thick. throat k/click.
sa etc. + 1 = tsa, tse, tsi, etc.
sa no 1 = standard s
t1 = standard t
t2 = thick tongue-y T
th1 = th as in think
th2 = th as in the
th3 = v as in vagabond
Remember, unless specified otherwise, you take a half second pause between sounds.