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North Wind and the Sun in Czech.
Czech is a West Slavic language which is spoken by about 10 million people in the Czech Republic. According to Dankovicova (1999) Czech has 25 consonants, 5 vowels and 3 falling diphthongs. This translation of the North Wind and the Sun was recorded in the Phonetics Laboratory of Edinburgh University in 1952. The speaker is unknown.
Dankovicova, Jana. 1999. Czech. Handbook of the International Phonetic Association: A Guide to the usage of the International Phonetic Alphabet. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 70–73.
Šimáčková, Šárka and Jonáš Podlipský, Václav. 2012. Illustrations of the IPA: Czech spoken in Bohemia and Moravia. Journal of the International Phonetic Association 42. 225–232. Cambridge University Press.
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