Deze tabel geeft een overzicht van de klankinventaris van het Engels in IPA-notatie.

IPA Voorbeeld
[p] program, stop
[b] bread,
[t] train
[d] dry, bed
[k] come, king, quick
[g] goal, leg
[f] fish, alphabet, tough
[v] volunteer
[s] sport, press, face
[z] zoom, lazy
[ʃ] shop
[θ] thin
[ð] this
[t͡ʃ] chat, speech
[d͡ʒ] giant, join
[n] new
[m] mouse
[ŋ] thing
[h] high
[w] wait, quiz
[ɹ] red
[j] yesterday,
[ks] extended, accident
IPA Voorbeeld
[ɑ] alphabet, tough
[ɑɪ] sky, eye, pie
[ɒ], [ɔ] stop, all, Austin
[æ] pallet, fair
[ɛ], [ɜ] well, exit
[ə] nerd, learn
[eɪ] phase, they, day, weight, straight
[ɪ] litter
[i] jeep, key, be,
[oʊ], [eʊ]¹ open, dough
[ɔɪ] join, destroy
[u], [ɯ] book,
[ju] you, hue, queue, unit
[ʌ] us, stuff
[ɑʊ] out, mouse
[iʊ] new

¹ In Brits Engels