Language Quiz / Types of Sound Change

Random Language Quiz

QUIZ: Can you name the types of processes for sound change

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Score 0/13 Timer 03:00
All uses of the sound change
Only some uses change, depending on surrounding sounds[ku] vs. [ki]
One sound becomes more like another*Wolfs vs. Wolves (voiceless sounds become voiced)
Two sounds become less similarFifth
Sound no longer pronouncedBoxes (schwa for pluralized)
Sound added to wordAthlete
Change diphthong to monophthong
Change monophthong to diphthongI = [aI]
Change in order of soundsComfortable
Raising tongue for vowel, unconditional
Lowering tongue for vowel, unconditional
Vowel moves back
Vowel moves forward

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.