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9 Results for PHONEME

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, August 11, 201242AFigure of speech?Josh Knapp
Friday, June 4, 200434D"Call!"Sherry O. Blackard
Saturday, September 27, 200344DPronunciation key representationCraig Kasper
Monday, October 21, 199648A"Sh" or "th," linguisticallyJ. Bender

2 results for PHONEME from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 5, 2006acrosticGTo linguists, a basic unit of speechEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
September 7, 2003acrosticUBasic unit of linguisticsEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

3 results for PHONEME from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, October 9, 199336DBasic linguistic unitHessTaub
Sunday, August 23, 199295DSmallest unit of speechArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, July 7, 196741DSpeech sound.Louis SabinFarrar