phonemic system

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Noun1.phonemic system - the system of phonemes recognized in a language
consonant system, consonantal system - the system of consonants used in a particular language
vocalism, vowel system - the system of vowels used in a particular language
language system - a system of linguistic units or elements used in a particular language
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Winch et al (2006) make the statement that "it is important that a teacher understand the phonemic system of English" (p.
It should be noted that the English phonemic system is not detailed here on the assumption that readers will be familiar with it.
It is therefore impossible to present a phonemic system for the language as a whole.