10 terms

root word phon

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xylophone
an instrument of wooden bars that makes a ringing sound when struck
homophone
a letter or word expressing the same sound as another
microphone
an instrument for intensifying small sounds
phonics
the science of sounds, used as a method of teaching reading
symphony
instrumental piece in which musicians play together
cacophony
harsh sounds
euphony
beautiful sounds
aphonia
loss of voice due to paralysis of the vocal cords
antiphony
a series of musical answers sung back and forth between groups
phonolite
(n.) type of volcanic rock that makes a ringing sound when struck