Native Phonetic Inventory: french

These are the sounds found in most native french dialects: There are also sounds not on the chart, shown below.

other sounds: labio-velar voiced central approximant [w]; /d/, /t/, /s/, /z/, /n/ are all dentalized; open-mid, and open back vowels may be rounded; labio-palatal central approximant.

Adapted from: Handbook of the International Phonetic Association (1999)