Journal of the International Phonetic Association



ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE IPA

Castilian Spanish


Eugenio Martínez-Celdrán a1, Ana Ma. Fernández-Planas a2 and Josefina Carrera-Sabaté a3
a1 Laboratori de Fonètica, Facultat de Filogia Universitat de Barcelona martinezceldran@ub.edu
a2 Laboratori de Fonètica, Facultat de Filogia Universitat de Barcelona anamariafernandez@ub.edu
a3 Laboratori de Fonètica, Facultat de Filogia Universitat de Barcelona josefinacarrera@teleline.es

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Spanish is by far the most widely spoken Romance language, used by about 350 million people mainly in the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America. The language variety described below is formal Spanish spoken in Castile (Central Spain) by educated middle-aged speakers.