Example sentences for: phonetic

How can you use “phonetic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Reliance on electronic proofreaders may, in fact, increase phonetic errors.

  • But a clever or phonetic spelling of a common descriptive word does not entitle you to own it as a trademark.

  • We went through a week of orientation and instruction, getting to know the office staff and operations, having our driving and phonetic transcription skills checked, and learning to use our camping and recording equipment.

  • But, to the inherent music of their language (would Rigoletto sound the same if we knew Giuseppe Verdi as Joseph Green?), the Italians added something more--a game of phonetic theme and variation seemingly unmatched in other countries, a game whose wild rules allow Francesco to become Frances-chielli or Francescuzzi, Cesco or Schetti, Cicco or Zotti, Cicconetti or Ciccarelli .

  • This evidently primordial phonetic series has continued to persist through the ages and is obviously as eminently appealing to Keillor's youthful narrator today as it was to his forebears several millennia ago and half a world away.


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