22 relations: Atlantic–Congo languages, Bété languages, Consonant, Dangme language, Dyula language, Ega language, Ewe language, Igbo language, Index of phonetics articles, International Phonetic Alphabet, Ivory Coast, Kalabari language, Language, Laurent Gbagbo, Mono language (Congo), Niger–Congo languages, Speech, Temne language, Ubangian languages, Voiceless labial–velar stop, Volta–Congo languages, Yoruba language.
The Atlantic–Congo languages are a major division constituting the core of the Niger–Congo language family of Africa, characterised by the noun class systems typical of the family.
The Bété languages are spoken in central-western Ivory Coast.
In articulatory phonetics, a consonant is a speech sound that is articulated with complete or partial closure of the vocal tract.
The Dangme language, also Dangme or Adaŋgbi, is a Kwa language spoken in south-eastern Ghana by the Dangme People (Dangmeli).
Jula (or Dyula, Dioula) is a Mande language spoken in Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast and Mali.
Ega, also known as Egwa and Diés, is a language of uncertain affiliation within the Niger–Congo language family spoken in Ivory Coast.
Ewe (Èʋe or Èʋegbe) is a Niger–Congo language spoken in southeastern Ghana by approximately 6–7 million people as either the first or second language.
Igbo (Laurie Bauer, 2007, The Linguistics Student's Handbook, Edinburgh), is the principal native language of the Igbo people, an ethnic group of southeastern Nigeria.
The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet.
Ivory Coast, also known as Côte d'Ivoire and officially as the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, is a sovereign state located in West Africa.
Kalabari is an Ijaw language of Nigeria spoken in Rivers State and Bayelsa State.
Language is a system that consists of the development, acquisition, maintenance and use of complex systems of communication, particularly the human ability to do so; and a language is any specific example of such a system.
Laurent Gbagbo, FPI website.
Mono is a language spoken by about 65,000 people in the northwestern corner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The Niger–Congo languages constitute one of the world's major language families and Africa's largest in terms of geographical area, number of speakers and number of distinct languages.
Speech is the vocalized form of communication used by humans and some animals, which is based upon the syntactic combination of items drawn from the lexicon.
Temne (also Themne, Timne) is a language of the Mel branch of the Niger–Congo language family, spoken in Sierra Leone by about 2 million first-language speakers.
The Ubangian languages form a fairly close-knit language family of some seventy languages centered on the Central African Republic.
The voiceless labial–velar stop is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages.
Volta–Congo is a hypothetical major branch of languages of the Niger–Congo family.
Yoruba (Yor. èdè Yorùbá) is a language spoken in West Africa.