Thus readers are able to decipher their meanings by observing the form element and the pronunciation by phonetic element
Baxter proposes to reconstruct the word [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE OR ASCII] hwang with a labialized initial *w- on the basis of the phonetic element
[CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE OR ASCII] wang < *wjang.
This was not merely a matter of employing fewer kanji; rather, even when the modern writer made extensive use of kanji (Mishima, for example, is at least as modern as Shiga Naoya), the phonetic element
would take precedence over the figurative as the text moved closer to being a transcription of speech even in its descriptive and narrative portions.
According to Lee, the 'language of gods' he created follows the phonetic principles of ancient languages and integrates different dialects such as Taiwanese, Hakka, the Suzhou dialect, and Cantonese, in which ancient Chinese phonetic elements
have been largely preserved, to create that sense of historic remoteness.
When one learns to sing in a new language, not only must one learn all the phonetic elements
of that language, one must also learn its phonological features, and understand that they constitute a fundamental component of the grammar of that language: "Just as they need to learn the phonological system, language learners need to learn the appropriate patterns of language-specific coarticulation.
Work On Phonetic Elements
Is Performed By Verbo-Tonal Strategy.
Exploring the influence of the cultures that preceded the Aztecs (Xochicalco and Tula), The Aztecs reveals breakthroughs in hieroglyphic cryptology (pictographic and phonetic elements
combine in Aztec script similar to conventions in Classic Maya writing) and delves into what the latest discoveries (such as that of the twelve-ton monolith of the goddess Tlaltecuhtli) have to tell us about the Aztecs.
Both the semantic and the phonetic elements
contribute to the generation of meaning.
help pupils with phonetic elements
as pupils read along and cannot identify unknown words.
These include: word frequency lists; a list of basic phonetic elements
(consonant blends, digraphs, etc.