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. The original handbook of the IPA (1947) contained a separate entry on Czech which is given below.
The recording date is unknown.
IPA transcription •
s.n. (1949). The Principles of the International Phonetic Association being a description of the International Phonetic Alphabet and the manner of using it, illustrated by texts in 51 languages. London: IPA. p. 30.
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.