PHONETICS VS PHONOLOGY
|1. Phonetics belongs to descriptive linguistics.||Phonology belongs to theoretical linguistics.|
|2. Phonetics is the study of production, transmission |
and perception of speech sound.
|Phonology is the study of patterns of sounds in |
|3. It is concerned with sounds of language.||Phonology is concerned with how sounds are |
organized in a language.
| 4. Phonetics does not study only one particular |
|It can study one specific language.|
|5. Phonetics basis for phonological analysis||Phonology basis for morphological, syntactical|
|6. Phonetic transcription is represented as [ ].||Phonemic transcription is represented as / /.|
|7. Three branches of phonetics are: |
|Three branches of phonology are: |
|8. It deals with physical aspects of sound.||It deals with mental aspects of sound.|
|9. It is concerned with vocal tract, phonation type,|
characteristics of sound etc.
|It is concerned with allophones, syllables |
intonations, minimal pairs, assimilation juncture
|10. It does not concern with meaning.||It is concerned with semantics function of sound.|