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PHP Phonetic Transcriber: Transcribe English words to IPA using Lingorado

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phonetic-transcriber 1.0MIT/X Consortium ...5PHP 5, Text processing, Web services
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This class can transcribe English words to their IPA equivalents using Lingorado.

It takes an English word and sends an HTTP request to the Lingorado site, which responds with the transcribed word using the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA).

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Phonetic Transcriber


A PHP class which provides the ability to transcribe American and/or British English words into their IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) equivalent.


rmccue/requests ^1.7 (view)


	$	composer require gavinggordon/phonetictranscriber


Include the autoload.php file generated by composer:

	include( __DIR__ . '/vendor/autoload.php' );

Instantiate the PhoneticTranscriber class:

	$transcriber = new GGG\Language\PhoneticTranscriber;

Get the transcription of a given word, using the default settings:

	$transcription = $transcriber->transcribe( 'word' );

Public Methods Overview

  • __construct
  • set( $property, $value )
  • transcribe( $text = NULL )

Important Class Properties

  • text_to_transcribe [ string; required ]
  • output_dialect [ string; options: 'am' (american), 'br' (british); default: 'am' ]
  • output_style [ string; options: 'inline', 'columns', 'text'; default: 'inline' ]


If you have any issues at all, please post your findings in the issues page at


This package utilizes the MIT License.

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