a[a] (Spanish) madre [æ] act
â aspirated 'a' : [aʰ]
ä [ə] about [a] madre
e [e] (Spanish) reto [ɛ] bet
ê aspirated 'e' : [eʰ]
ë [ɜ] or [ɛː] bird, only appears in words of English origin.
i [i] (Spanish) ir [j] yes
î aspirated 'i' : [iʰ]
ï hit [ɪ], only appears in words of English origin.
o [o] (Spanish) hola [ɔ] boy
ô aspirated 'o' : [oʰ]
u [u] (Spanish) un [w] wait
û aspirated 'u' : [uʰ]
ü [ʌ] or [ä] but, only appears in words of English origin.
Irregular stress is indicated the following way:
á é í ó ú
If a letter has a diacritic, stress is indicated by adding a 'h'
äh ëh ïh üh
âh êh îh ôh ûh
Sometimes at the end of infinitive verbs and nouns there is an apostrophe ' to show that there is a slight 'r' sound at the end, but it does not have to be pronounced, it is optional.
Next, I will post the vowel dipthongs.